Re: Problem...

From: George (greerga@DRAGON.HAM.MUOHIO.EDU)
Date: 08/07/97

On Thu, 7 Aug 1997, Sammy wrote:

>On Thu, 7 Aug 1997, George wrote:
>> On Wed, 6 Aug 1997, Fili wrote:
>> >Any idea what causes this when someone drinks from a fountain?
>> >852 sprintf(buf, "$n drinks %s from $p.", drinks[GET_OBJ_VAL(temp, 2)]);
>> 'temp' is probably out of range.
>*shrug*  Without a little code it's hard to tell, but I'm assuming he
>hasn't completely butchered the drink code, and temp is a valid object
>found by checking the room and player's inventory for " fountain".

Actually, I said that wrong.

'temp' probably has an out of range variable: GET_OBJ_VAL(temp, 2)

It's probably going past the drinks[] array.  Like if GET_OBJ_VAL(temp, 2)
is 10 and your have 8 drinks[], you'll crash.

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