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Offline Floozy

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« on: February 07, 2011, 11:07:16 am »

Hi gang

After being blasted several times in close succession by runes of fire (carried by ice mobs !!!!), I decided to try looking for them before opening the corpse - fire hurts quite badly when you aren't protected against it! (I know I will have to disarm any traps discovered btw)

So I created a macro /use_skill detect traps

Funny - when I pressed the macro key over a corpse there was no message ???

Oh silly me! - I changed the macro to /use_skill find traps

Then I started to get messages that I couldn't detect any traps ???  I was finding them - not detecting them !!!

Maybe either the message or skill name ought to be changed, or even better both names for the skill should be recognised perhaps?

Also, may I suggest that /use_skill blah blah gives a message either "you do not know the skill blah blah", or possibly "there is no skill blah blah"?

Love Floozy

<edit> p.s. Yippee it now works and I got the message "you spot a rune of fire" - does that mean /use_skill spot traps should also be recognised ??? J/K </edit>
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Offline evilasa
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« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2011, 07:39:54 pm »

Dude, you really need to get out more 8)
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Offline Floozy

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« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2011, 08:21:00 pm »

Hi Mr Asa

Thank you for your advice :)
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Offline ddhanna
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« Reply #3 on: February 10, 2011, 02:10:40 am »

its a plot, dont listen........ you pale white skin will burn then you will be red..... Stay away from the light....
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Offline idicus
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2011, 03:20:13 am »

Floozy Dear, take Evilasa advice, dont listen to DDH
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I am not retreating! i am simply attacking in a different Direction!
Offline Floozy

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« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2011, 09:24:01 am »

* Floozy puts on ear muffs and can't hear ANYONE's advice !!!
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Offline NiteStar

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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2011, 08:28:11 am »

BTW & this is somewhat off-topic but not really, you do realize that the "/use_skill find traps" command has to be issued, in some instances, up to 30 times before it'll find the trap (b/c Cleo is a meanie!)? This is why I have the command macro'd 10x to one key, so I just press that key 3 times and get 30 "find traps" commands sent to the server.  :shifty:
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Offline Floozy

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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2011, 08:51:15 am »

I turn repeat on for my "/use_skill find traps" macro key - which is similar! I press it once then if it tells me there are signs of a trap I just hold the key down until the trap is identified - I must add tips like that to the guide one day.
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Offline NiteStar

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« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2011, 11:16:39 pm »

Right but my point is that the first "Trap Detected" message may not come up the first 10-20 times that you search for traps, as per Cleo the Meanie's design....
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« Reply #9 on: February 20, 2011, 11:45:58 pm »

As long as the trap's level is not much higher than your AG level (up to *1.8 ), you will get a message "You detect trap signs!" even the first time you search... :)
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Offline NiteStar

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« Reply #10 on: February 21, 2011, 08:31:14 am »

But if it's not, you won't, right? And you changed that behaviour, then.... :p
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