On 06.07.2021 01:48, Pat Rankin wrote:
> On Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 6:32:33 AM UTC-7, Janis wrote:
>> There had been a HP cheat by exploiting a polyself bug in a former
>> version. On NAO I currently see a character with HP:5315(5320) and
>> Pw:2913(2913) at Xp:30 (T:~200k). - Is that still that bug or just
>> normal to achieve in version NH-366? That number looks quite large
>> considering that pudding farming had been nerfed.
> That bug was fixed at least two different ways for 3.6.0 but
> perhaps those fixes weren't sufficient.
Fixes that don't fix it? - Nice definition of fixed. Avoids hard work.
As [political] principle this is well known also from other areas. :-)
> Why not review the ttyrec(s) to see how it was done?
I'm not so much interested in how to exploit it. I was more interested
to get a feeling how Nethack is developed, where the focus areas are.
> You'll probably know by 100000 turns. :-}
Manual inspection? I seem to recall that there are ttyrec-grep tools;
I suppose using that might simplify matters (for those who care). ;-)