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Papriko
Peppery One

Papriko
Germany  


  5/25/2009

Sorry, dumb question: where is the difference between ov and va variables?

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Ghosthande
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  5/25/2009  1

OV is more permanent than VA. VA is a short-term variable and OV is a long-term variable.

For example if you're setting the coordinates so that a plant's seeds appear in the right area in relation to the plant--you only call on those variables once, so you use VA.

Or if, say, you're using a variable to keep track of which floor an elevator is currently on, the elevator needs to remember that variable indefinitely up until the value changes, so you use OV.



 
Papriko
Peppery One

Papriko
Germany  


  5/26/2009

Ok, thank you.

EDIT: I have another question: do I have to pre-set variables before use them or does CAOS directly add them when I use them the first time?


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Malkin

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  5/30/2009

You need to pre-set object variables in the installation script, I'm not sure about the VA ones, though.

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Papriko
Peppery One

Papriko
Germany  


  5/31/2009

Thanks, maybe I try to make a small agent soon. ^^

Oh, a last question: Could someone please show me a script that enables to inject an agent into both, C3 and DS? I just mean adjusting the position, depending which injector you use.


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