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Question - D&D Instances on Path sometimes stops immediately on create

faultcode.png GMS2: I have 5 paths, 4 work perfectly, but randomly about 1/3 to 2/3 of the time on the first path (path0) I get the objects stopping the moment they are created. Even when I put On End path_action_reverse or loop, it seems to actually stop on create. I am adding multiple instances of the same type of object onto each path.

Maybe I can workaround by making an unused path0 and adding an extra used path but this seems stupid. I am using drag and drop, at least for the path creation, no code, so I cant understand what I could possibly have done wrong?
 
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I am not sure how to close this thread, so I will say that the issue is that I created a variable to randomly apply a path to, then use the variable to refer to a path. A variable that is set up with a default value/path may have this problem/bug, but since only one path was messed up, I created a new unused dummy path and had that mess up and the rest of the used paths now work.
 

gnysek

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If you can enable GML code preview for DND and ensure, that there's irandom_range(1, 7) in place where you have "Random from 1 to 6", (yes, should be 7 in code). Cause the only problem I can imagine is that there will be irandom_range(0,6), and no path will be set.
 
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