[MudWalker] New user with crash and colorset questions..
kpreid at mac.com
Fri Aug 11 04:46:43 PDT 2006
On Aug 9, 2006, at 12:09, Bonnie Hancock wrote:
> My first question is really basic, and probably me overlooking
> something. The two default colorsets that come with the mud are
> white on black and black on white. I prefer white on black, but I
> can't figure out how to make MW default to that instead of black on
> white. Is there some 'save preferences' option I'm missing?
There are two different places for settings:
Menu bar > MudWalker > Settings...
These apply everywhere in MudWalker if not overridden in a
particular document. There has been one report of these not being
saved properly; if this is your problem please let me know.
Menu bar > File > Document Settings...
This applies to each connection document. These will be saved with
each document; if you're clicking "Don't Save" when you quit
MudWalker, then that is why they're not being saved.
(There are also per-window settings, but there is no place to edit
If you're still having trouble, tell me which of these you're doing
so I can figure out what the problem is.
> My other question is a bit stranger. I'm currently building on a
> mud going beta soon. Somehow, I crashed the game and corrupted an
> area file. No big. They restored it. However, the files they
> restored suddenly double spaced every description. Coders were
> able to fix this. Except for me. I still see most descriptions
> double-spaced, even though they look fine to everyone else. What
> could cause this?
Most likely, the file now contains strange line breaks such as CR CR
LF, which MudWalker would treat as two line breaks but many other
Kevin Reid <http://homepage.mac.com/kpreid/>
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