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by PyTom
Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:34 am
Forum: Creator Discussion
Topic: Question about game design: sensitive content option.
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: Question about game design: sensitive content option.

I did an example on how to make a custom preference on my Patreon, https://www.patreon.com/posts/custom-11704433 .
by PyTom
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Can one create a game using RenPy on ChromeOS or iOS?
Replies: 3
Views: 33

Re: Can one create a game using RenPy on ChromeOS or iOS?

You could plausibly use crouton to turn your chromebook into a Linux PC, but you'd be very limited.
by PyTom
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Ren'Py 6.99.14 Released
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Ren'Py 6.99.14 Released

EDIT: Apparently Ren'Py did not like the ƒ that I used the Ren'Py folder name. Removing this character seemed to resolve the issue. AFAIK, this wasn't an issue in the past. There's a known issue Ren'Py has if the folder it's running from isn't representable in the system's default encoding. Maybe t...
by PyTom
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Android Build failed Renpy 6.14
Replies: 1
Views: 22

Re: Android Build failed Renpy 6.14

Please hit "install sdk" again.
by PyTom
Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Can't Increase Recursion Depth[RESOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 71

Re: Can't Increase Recursion Depth

image prism happy = "prism happy"

That's your problem. Left out the .png.
by PyTom
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: "Launching the Project Failed" Error When Building
Replies: 6
Views: 89

Re: "Launching the Project Failed" Error When Building

Can you delete that file, along with errors.txt, and try again? Probably, one of those two will come into existence.
by PyTom
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Is it possible lock/unlock replay with variables?
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: Is it possible lock/unlock replay with variables?

You probably want persistent.special_1_locked in both cases.
by PyTom
Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:49 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: How to reduce loading times?
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: How to reduce loading times?

Try hitting "Force recompile" in the launcher. That sped things up quite a bit for me. It still takes ~5 seconds, but most of that is just pulling things off disk.
by PyTom
Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: new functionallity
Replies: 2
Views: 85

Re: new functionallity

It's documented at https://www.renpy.org/doc/html/multiple.html , though the patreon has better examples in it.
by PyTom
Mon Jan 15, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: [Solved] Delay choice screen action until after hide transform (borken in 6.99.14 - nightly fix though)
Replies: 10
Views: 153

Re: [6.99.14 Unsolved] Delay choice screen action until after hide transform

There's a bug in on hide, I'll be releasing a 6.99.14.1 in the next day or so to fix it.
by PyTom
Mon Jan 15, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Sample - Using HTTPS to connect to server to transfer game data
Replies: 7
Views: 142

Re: Sample - Using HTTPS to connect to server to transfer game data

I've commented out the second half of xavimat's post, since it looks like it's vulnerable to an SQL injection attack. (At least, I'd need a good argument that it's secure, and I don't see that here - the sanitization for HTML doesn't look like it would protect from SQL injection.)
by PyTom
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Why is my game slow?
Replies: 7
Views: 260

Re: Why is my game slow?

Yes, I can look even if it's not totally reproducible, within reason. I can look for things like unexpected disk access and garbage collection, as well as frames that are marginal on time.