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|ID||Category||Severity||Reproducibility||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|0011866||[DCSS] Bug Report||minor||sometimes||2019-02-08 17:37||2019-02-09 15:43|
|Status||new||Product Branch||0.23 stable branch|
|Summary||0011866: Gold pieces are sometimes not shown on top of piles - I have to save and restart|
This is rather an inconvenience than a bug (but maybe easy to solve?):
After you have slain a foe, there can be a pile - e.g. a corpse at the bottom, gold pieces and a weapon on the top, so in this case you will only see the weapon.
I care about turns and just would like to take/apport the gold pieces.
Strange thing: after I save and restart the game, gold pieces are always on top of the pile.
So after killing e.g. some orcs in the mines, I save and restart the game.
For me this is just a little inconvenience but yesterday I was asked by a spectator why I so often save and restart the game after a few seconds. And yes, for a spectator this is a bit strange...
(I play on CXC with nickname 'Turgon', my nickname in The Tavern is 'Turukano'.)
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edited on: 2019-02-08 17:53
P.S.: I don't know when I noticed this first, maybe in 0.21 or earlier. But for sure this happens in 0.22 and 0.23.
edited on: 2019-02-08 19:04
This is the intended behaviour in that new items falling on an object puts the new items on top - in fact the save/restart thing to get it to be on the top of the pile is considered a bug I believe (it applies with all autopickupables). :)
This intended behaviour seems to be unnecessarily complicated (looking at the bug it causes) while having no real benefits. Imo, if item order in piles were always fixed (preferably inventory-like, but alphabetical or any other are also fine) it'd be much better. Also it's hard to screw up while coding.
Thanks for your comments, and btw thanks for Nebukadnezar. As I always close my chat window I didn't see him spectating my game. And while I watched his game he asked me about my strange save/restore behaviour.
Concerning the piles I agree with Yermak. No matter what's intended behaviour and what's the bug I'd be fine with any solution.
It would be nice if save/restart had no impact on the game at all.
|2019-02-08 17:37||Turgon||New Issue|
|2019-02-08 17:49||Turgon||Note Added: 0033067|
|2019-02-08 17:50||Turgon||Note Edited: 0033067|
|2019-02-08 17:53||Turgon||Note Edited: 0033067|
|2019-02-08 19:03||NormalPerson7||Note Added: 0033069|
|2019-02-08 19:04||NormalPerson7||Note Edited: 0033069|
|2019-02-08 20:26||Yermak||Note Added: 0033070|
|2019-02-09 15:43||Turgon||Note Added: 0033077|
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