Re: [CODE] Race Attributes

From: Acido (
Date: 03/08/99

At 02:46 PM 3/8/99 +0000, you wrote:
>On Mon, 8 Mar 1999 06:10:57    Xual wrote:
>>On Mon, 8 Mar 1999, Brian Heimgartner wrote:
>>> How do you set it so that races get special skills/spells like:
>>> Dwarf - Infravision, or something like that?
>>> I have tried for a long time, and I'm, stumped.
>>if (GET_RACE(ch) == RACE_DWARF)
>Two pitfalls with this (though this is how I did it):
>1. If you have a dispel magic spell, you'll want to
>make sure it doesn't dispel any innate AFF flags.
>2. The immort unaffect command - same as #1.
>I just wrote a little function that I call after
>a dispel or unaffect that checks all innate abilities
>after a dispel or unaffect, and, if necessary, re-adds
>the AFF.
>I also threw in a check in do_advance to make sure
>they hadn't lost their innate affects at any point,
>and to log it if they had.  Not terribly helpful for
>debugging, but it is just intended to be a first alert
>to a problem.  No problems yet however :)

Ahh seems like a awful lot of places to add it just throw
it into affect_to_char and affect_from_char

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