Re: unrelated/accursid problems

From: Mulder (mulder@CLOUD9.NET)
Date: 10/22/98

I have fixed the problems.

-----Original Message-----
From: Mulder <>
To: <>
Date: Thursday, October 22, 1998 2:04 AM
Subject:  unrelated/accursid problems

>OK, I decided to do something stupid. I patched OLC+ 2.1a for bpl14 onto a
>highly modified bpl12 (yes, real stupid). Anyway, the results were bad.
>of rejects, but, I manually patched all of them, looked through the code to
>make sure everything was clean, etc and it is.
>Most of OLC plus uses "complete_cmd_info". This does not exist in bpl12. I
>had to code everything from that part of the code into bpl12 to get it to
>compile and work properly. The only problem was, I am also using Raf/Quin's
>trust system & the godcmds code. (ie: set person cmdimp on)
>So, something is obviously wrong, because it compiles fine but will not
>startup correctly. I have been looking through this mess for 5 days myself
>trying to figure out what could be causing it.
>I had to change the command interpreter for the new complete_cmd_info and
>the command abbreviation entries on the master command list. It seems
>whenever the line "for (cmd = 0; *complete_cmd_info[cmd].command != '\n';
>cmd++)" is called in the code (especially the
>*complete_cmd_info[cmd].command != '\n' line) it crashes. (this is called
>boot in sort_commands, find_command, and alot of other places)
>I am looking for some help here so I can get the mud working again, I tried
>Tony Robbins (creator of OLC+), but he is understandably very busy. Sorry
>for spamming the list with this complicated problem, if there is anyone out
>there that thinks they can help I would more then appreciate it.
>    - Mike

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