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Cursor  Ability to prioritize alternative descriptions

Issue Type: Status: Priority: Date Submitted: Votes:
Bug Completed Medium Wed 20th Mar 2013 3 votes Vote Up Vote Down
 
Found in version: Last Updated: Completed in version: Date Completed: Track Changes:
5.0.29 Tue 18th Jun 2013 5.0.31 Tue 18th Jun 2013 Log In
 
PalmerWed 20th Mar 2013 20:48
If I have alternative descriptions 1,2,3,4 where 1 and 2 have restriction x, and where 1 is set to display once (first time) with command A, and where 3,4 have restriction y, where 3 is set to display once (first time) with command A, a problem arises: If user runs command A twice where restriction x passes, Adrift outputs 1 then 2. If user then runs command A where restriction y passes, Adrift outputs 4, and skips 3.

So, an ability to prioritize in what order alternative descriptions run would be great. Unless this of course is a bug. This would save the time required to create tasks in order to solve this problem.
 
saabieWed 20th Mar 2013 23:46
The priority order is left to right (assuming the compositing is set to "Append this to previous").
3 should be displayed the first time its restriction passes and 4 thereafter.
This definitely looks like a bug to me, possibly the same bug that is causing every second display-once in a sequence to be skipped (bug report #18773)
 
PalmerThu 21st Mar 2013 10:38
They are all set to "start description with". But yeah, it definitely looks like the same bug you reported saabie.
 
CampbellTue 18th Jun 2013 09:25
Fixed.
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