View Single Post
Old May 4, 2020, 22:07   #6
Nick
Vanilla maintainer
 
Nick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Canberra, Australia
Age: 55
Posts: 8,414
Donated: $60
Nick will become famous soon enough
Quote:
Originally Posted by backwardsEric View Post
What's likely happening is that the game is trying to read the character dump, Brand.txt , as the configuration file for the brands. Moving or renaming that dump - it should be one directory up from the save file you removed - should solve the problem.
Yes, this should be the correct answer.

I can't believe that when I allowed custom versions of datafiles to be read from the user directory I never saw this problem coming. Now I'm looking through all the datafiles deciding which of them make good character names - I think I like ui_entry_renderer...
__________________
One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
Nick is offline   Reply With Quote