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To: Raahul Kumar <raahul_da_man@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: freeciv-dev@xxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [Freeciv-Dev] [PATCH2] Re: AI questions
From: Petr Baudis <pasky@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 24 Nov 2001 21:29:59 +0100

> > > > Also it looks we can try to sell palace when we need money (we only
> > > > won't sell city walls), which may lead to big problems (as mentioned in
> > > > another thread ;-). Maybe we shouldn't try to sell anything with upkeep
> > > > 0, as it won't drain us anyway and we can get into problems w/o it, as
> > > > it is usually something special.
> > > 
> > > This is harder than it looks. Adam Smith matters, barracks matter etc.
> > Yeah, true. So let's check it against original value from ruleset.
> > 
> > > > Selling palace doesn't threaten in ai_sell_obsolete_unit(), however i
> > > > would modify that too, as we can keep obsolete buildings there, if they
> > > > don't cost us anything, because who knows, wonder which obsoletes them
> > > > may get obsoleted etc..
> > > 
> > > No I don't think so. Any building which is obsoleted by a wonder, is
> > > never built again. City walls are an exception, but they are not
> > > obsoleted by the Great Wall.
> > Yes, but they are taken as 'duplicate', de-facto obsoleted, even if you
> > still can build them. This would make that more universal, and even save
> > few cpu cycles not vainly trying to sell wonders.
> Do we try to sell wonders currently? I strongly suspect you are wrong on this
> point.
> > default ruleset dependent, and this would help it.
> > 
> > > What obsolete buildings cost us nothing? Only improvs that get obsoleted
> > > are barracks. Barracks always cost us something, and until we get the
> > > last bunch of barracks, they can always be obsoleted.
> > I took City walls as obsoleted by Great wall, ok, they aren't. However they
> > frequently acts in such a way.
> >
> Up to you. You're the one implementing it, I'm just the gallery.
So here it goes, splitted into two separate patches. First one improves
formatting, second one changes testing for B_CITY by testing for zero upkeep in

Also, I'm including corrected version of explorer patch, grep betrayed me and
didn't show tokens in server/unit(hand|tools).c - I really hope i will
*finally* start posting correct patches :|.


                                Petr "Pasky" Baudis

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