patchFreeciv - Patches: patch #3724, Alien ruleset: colours tied to...

 
 
Show feedback again

patch #3724: Alien ruleset: colours tied to nations

Submitted by:  Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Submitted on:  Tue 19 Feb 2013 11:33:10 PM UTC  
 
Category: rulesetsPriority: 1 - Later
Status: DonePrivacy: Public
Assigned to: Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>Open/Closed: Closed
Planned Release: 2.5.0

Add a New Comment (Rich MarkupRich Markup):
   

You are not logged in

Please log in, so followups can be emailed to you.

 

Tue 26 Feb 2013 06:12:18 AM UTC, SVN revision 22446:

Added nation specific player colours to alien ruleset.

Patch by Jacob Nevins

See patch #3724

(Browse SVN revision 22446)

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Sat 23 Feb 2013 05:19:02 AM UTC, comment #2:

- Updated to apply to svn HEAD

(file #17319)

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Wed 20 Feb 2013 07:43:23 AM UTC, comment #1:

That's something I have wanted to do, but not in high enough priority to do so far ;-)
Thanks for selecting the colours.

Note that I'm not very fond of comical alien ruleset nations in general. They're just somehing I could quickly invent to be used instead of default nations (default nations were even worse in alien ruleset)

Marko Lindqvist <cazfi>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Tue 19 Feb 2013 11:33:10 PM UTC, original submission:

I like nations to have particular colours associated with them (for borders, etc), especially if they have distinct traits; it adds to their character and the general atmosphere, and you can have different shades for normal players vs barbarians (dark colours), etc.

Clearly impractical for our huge default nation set, but the set of nations in the Alien World ruleset is small enough that this would be practical.

In file #16384 (woo) I put an example patch. I didn't think about the colours terribly hard (although IIRC they are picked from the carefully-distinguishable set added in bug #19778), so I'm not wedded to them.

However, I leave the decision to cazfi since it's his ruleset; feel free to Wont Do.

Jacob Nevins <jtn>
Project Administrator

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 1024 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach File(s):
   
   
Comment:
   

Attached Files
file #17319:  AlienNationColours.patch added by cazfi (4kB - text/x-diff)

 

Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found

 

Carbon-Copy List
  • -unavailable- added by cazfi (Posted a comment)
  • -unavailable- added by jtn (Submitted the item)
  •  

    Do you think this task is very important?
    If so, you can click here to add your encouragement to it.
    This task has 0 encouragements so far.

    Only logged-in users can vote.

     

    Please enter the title of George Orwell's famous dystopian book (it's a date):

     

     

    Follow 6 latest changes.

    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Tue 26 Feb 2013 06:12:30 AM UTCcazfiStatusReady For Test=>Done
      Open/ClosedOpen=>Closed
    Sat 23 Feb 2013 05:19:02 AM UTCcazfiAttached File-=>Added AlienNationColours.patch, #17319
      SummaryAlien ruleset: colours tied to nations?=>Alien ruleset: colours tied to nations
    Wed 20 Feb 2013 07:43:23 AM UTCcazfiStatusNone=>Ready For Test
      Assigned toNone=>cazfi
    Show feedback again

    Back to the top


    Powered by Savane 3.1-cleanup