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#1 Khizlek

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Posted 01 February 2015 - 01:28 PM

Hello all, having a bit of trouble with my BWS install - testing a preexisting ToB import character in BG1 & BG2 starts caused a crash. I've implemented most mods listed in the BWP guide (except CtB and NeJ). The error also didn't show the error message when I had 3d acceleration off (but it still froze/crashed).
 
BG1: 2nd or 3rd combat spell cast on guards. Ranged combat (sling) has no issues.
BG2: The first spell projectile animation & damage caused in the opening Irenicus cutscene.
 
Given some research, afaik the error may be caused by a faulty lighting effects (either where the spell projectile animation moves, or lighting/animation effects of people hit (I have IWD spell effects installed). Given that's the case, and the error type, can someone give some advice about what I should do (or what mods to not install to see if this is the case)?
 
What I did to test:
 
Normal:
An Assertion failed ChDataTypes.cpp at line number 1591
 
+3d Acceleration OFF:
Game crashes to black screen, no error message
 
+Translucent shadows OFF:
Game crashes to black screen, no error message
 
+Use 3d Animations
Game crashes to black screen, no error message
 
+Remove 3d Animations, stop all spell animation option
Game crashes to black screen, no error message
 
 

Baldur.err / TOBex log

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Baldur.log

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Mod List

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Edited by Khizlek, 01 February 2015 - 01:34 PM.


#2 The Imp

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Posted 01 February 2015 - 03:11 PM

Mod list... doesn't look like you actually chose a lot of stuff, as for example the GUI mods are all there but they might not actually be installed to the game(or you got bigger problems than multiple minds... :devil: ), so the weidu.log's content might give a better glue to me at least.


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#3 Khizlek

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Posted 01 February 2015 - 10:11 PM

Whoops, forgot the WeiDU log would be better than an install list.

 

WeiDU.log: 

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I'm going to rerun the setup three times - omitting BG2 Tweaks (to knock out graphics improvements), Infinity Animations, or 1PP.

 

I didn't think it was that little I installed - I only really skipped NPC mods & the massive expansion ones (as I thought the guide suggested NeJ [and some forum research CtB] had some compatibility issues).

 

After a look, it looks like SCS wasn't installed correctly - I remember I was using SCS v30, so I couldn't add in the v28 patch, and I thought I was telling BWS to skip the patch, not the entire mod - is there a way to force BWS to use SCS v30 in its setup (as the BWS has no option to select/deselect an obsolete patch)?


Edited by Khizlek, 01 February 2015 - 10:26 PM.


#4 Khizlek

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Posted 02 February 2015 - 06:18 AM

I found the issue!

 

1PP was causing the crashes - I'm almost certain the issue was comp 114 (Softer Spell Effects). I'll test this tomorrow by running a build w/ 1PP core only installed