Re: [JE] Confusing saving throws

From: George (greerga@DRAGON.HAM.MUOHIO.EDU)
Date: 11/22/97

On Fri, 21 Nov 1997, Daniel Koepke wrote:

>could recall the majority of things you did know.  Just like I haven't
>rode a bike in years, but I imagine if I hopped on one, I could still
>ride it fairly effectively.

I hadn't tried to ride a bike in 7 years after my original one broke.  I
hopped on one last May and had no problem handling it.

>I think it a bug--or at least, confusing behaviour--for 'stat' to only
>show the bonuses to saving throws.  Might I propose changing it to
>display like:
>  AC: [10/10], Hitroll: [ 2], Damroll: [ 0]
>  Saving throws: [28+2 / 9+0 / 13+0 / 23+0 / 8+3]
>Or something to that end, that would clear up some of the confusion
>concerning what exactly you are seeing.

That would make more sense and cut down on the questions about it. :)  I'd
have no problems with doing it but I'll have to see what Jeremy thinks
about it.

George Greer  -   | Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity | is not thus handicapped. -- Elbert Hubbard

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