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bug #20256: Can't buy units when city is in disorder

Submitted by:  David Christensen <dpchrist>
Submitted on:  Sun 21 Oct 2012 11:20:31 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 2 - Minor
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: None
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Open
Release: 2.3.2Operating System: GNU/Linux
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Wed 12 Dec 2012 07:57:48 PM UTC, comment #3:

In general we need to think how we display current turn situation / forecast for next turn. Currently the disorder icon is shown when ever disorder is forecast for next turn. There's no way to tell if disorder rules (such as lowered inciting costs) apply to city currently.

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project Administrator
Sun 11 Nov 2012 05:42:56 PM UTC, comment #2:

It is irritating/ confusing when a city run by the governor is in peace at the end of a turn, turn processing causes disorder, the governor restores peace, and the player's actions w.r.t. that city are impaired. Perhaps it would be less irritating/ confusing if disorder caused by turn processing disengaged the governor, and provided an explanation in the message pane for the cause of disorder and a statement that the governor has been disengaged.

David Christensen <dpchrist>
Sun 11 Nov 2012 03:41:00 PM UTC, comment #1:

As I have heard this is a feature, not a bug. If a city is in disorder nothing works until the order is restored.

Roland Haeder <quix0r>
Sun 21 Oct 2012 11:20:31 PM UTC, original submission:

Thanks for Freeciv! :-)

Please see attached saved game freeciv-T0242-Y01710-manual.sav.bz2. Note the city of Aarhus, which is under governor control. Pressing "Turn Done" will cause the Messages tab to show:

Civil disorder in Aarhus

Looking at the View or Cities tabs indicates that Aarhus is in peace. Attempting to purchase the Stealth Bomber will cause the Messages tab to show:

Can't buy units when city is in disorder

Game should allow the player to purchase the improvement or unit when the governor has restored peace.



$ cat /etc/debian_version

$ uname -a
Linux i72600s 3.2.0-3-amd64 #1 SMP Mon Jul 23 02:45:17 UTC 2012 x86_64 GNU/Linux

$ dpkg -l freeciv-server freeciv-client-gtk freeciv-data
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Architecture Description
ii freeciv-client 2.3.2-1 amd64 Civilization turn based strategy
ii freeciv-data 2.3.2-1 all Civilization turn based strategy
ii freeciv-server 2.3.2-1 amd64 Civilization turn based strategy

David Christensen <dpchrist>


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