Character input in look mode is confusing.
issueid=1884 01-29-2013 01:47 PM
Junior Member
Number of reported issues by Leen Droogendijk: 43
Character input in look mode is confusing.
Character input in look mode is confusing.

When you start looking around in the dungeon the game tells you:
"Use the movement keys to position the cursor. Abort with [SPACE] or [Z]."

But some other keys however do have unexpected effects:
- 'b', 'f', 'j', 'v', 'y' abort look mode.
- 'w' does nothing: if the next character is a movement key, it also eats the next character, still doing nothing(!), if it is another 'letter' key, it aborts look mode.
Issue Details
Issue Number 1884
Project ADOM (Ancient Domains Of Mystery)
Category Linux
Status Fixed
Priority 9
Affected Version ADOM 1.2.0 pre 9
Fixed Version ADOM 2.3.0 (r73)
Milestone "Ease of Use" UI
Users able to reproduce bug 2
Users unable to reproduce bug 0
Assigned Users (none)
Tags (none)

01-29-2013 01:49 PM
Junior Member
NOTE: this was tested on the public server with the default keybindings available there.

01-29-2013 05:11 PM
Ancient Member
I can reproduce it in 1.2.0p5 under Windows.

06-25-2017 04:36 PM
The Creator

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