area effect spells

From: Timothy B. Maddux (
Date: 04/26/95

> Anyways, I've noticed a problem with circle3.0, patch 7 that I'm not sure
> how to fix.  When someone uses Earthquake, or one of the area affect spells
> I've added and the caster dies, it causes a segmentation fault error and
> dumps the core.  Anyone know how to fix this?

I'd recommend using 'gdb' to pinpoint it a little better.  Area effect
spells aren't even suppposed to target the caster (unless you've
changed that)... so I'd recommend looking at the mag_areas function
in magic.c.
- tim

(Tim Maddux,

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