Affects Version/s: 5.16.2
Fix Version/s: None
load rsrd (3.5 RSRD basics or more) and the BugTest dataset.
create neutral good human cleric (one lvl).
Add Turn Undead class ability.
(check preview: turn undead lvl 1)
add 1 level of BugTestClass
(check preview: turn undead lvl 0)
> PCGen 5.16.2
> rsrd + homebrew
> I ran into this trying to create an ability for a prestige class that is
> based on Turn Undead.
> When I tried to increase the relevant VAR with the turn undead var, something
> weird happened. This is (part of) my code:
> As a result, My Turn undead level (as displayed on the html preview) is set
> to 0, and the PurgeUndeadLevel remains at 0.
> If, instead, I use TurnLevelBase, My Turn Undead level (as displayed) is
> correct, and the PurgeUndeadLevel is set correctly.
> I noticed that TurnLevelUndead is set with a define
> (DEFINE:TurnLevelUndead|TurnLevelBase) instead of with a bonus
> (DEFINE:TurnLevelUndead|0<TAB>BONUS:VAR|TurnLevelUndead|TurnLevelBase) in the
> I changed the Turn Undead entry in the RSRD to use the define|0 and
> bonus|var, and this leads to correct behaviour in my prc.
> 1. Something strange happening when using DEFINE:MyVar1|MyVar2
> I think this should either be disallowed (default define to 0 and remove
> optional initialization parameter) or fixed
> 2. RSRD should use working data, so change RSRD to use
> DEFINE:TurnLevelUndead|0 etc.