Re: ZEDIT problem

From: Red Wolf (
Date: 02/21/99

This wasnt a problem when i patched the percentages into bpl11 with oasis95
thou. Has it changed that much? I also noticed that when I tried to set a door
as locked it doesnt even ask me to save it just cancels. The solution still
applies? And where is it setting a arg5 I dont see any.

Tony Robbins wrote:

> >At 01:05 PM 2/21/99 -0800, you wrote:
> >>When you are in a zedit menu, you are selecting an option that has no
> >>support.  So, when it goes thru the zedit_parse() fuction it is not
> finding
> >>the ZEDIT_X flag that corresponds to your entry.
> >>
> >>Rick
> >
> >You sure about that? i mean if that was the case it would reach default
> >case even before he got the chance to set mob vnum maximum load and load
> >chance!
> >
> Actually, you're both partly right.  You see, the percentage loads OLC patch
> sets up an arg5 I believe in ZEDIT.  Now, when you make a choice in ZEDIT,
> the prompt for information comes from the calling function, e.g.,
> zedit_disp_arg*_menu().  However, the event handler actually sets it.
> Therefore, if there's no case handler to set the values in the event
> handler, it won't do anything.
> I had a similar problem when I incorporated percentage loads into OLC+
> v2.1a.  It seems that there's a similar region in Oasis that the patch hits,
> instead of its actual target.  Go back to your original zedit and handpatch,
> and I think you'll have more success.
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