[MUD-Dev] Re: Issues from the digests and Wout's list

Caliban Tiresias Darklock caliban at darklock.com
Fri May 23 04:39:53 New Zealand Standard Time 1997


On Thu, 22 May 1997 19:18:20 PST8PDT, clawrenc at cup.hp.com wrote:

>What are their concerns?  That users would use the presence or content
>of error messages to empirically derive data about the world which
>they should not otherwise have?

My thought was that the error message distracts from the game reality. I
rarely see error messages that contain any information not directly
relevant to what screwed up.

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