allObjects

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Only available in Development branch(es) until its release with Arma 3 patch v2.10.

Description

Description:
Returns array of requested objects as fast as the engine allows it. The objects can be requested by object type and simulation kind.
Groups:
Object Manipulation

Syntax

Syntax:
objectType allObjects simulationKind
Parameters:
objectType: Number - type can be a combination of types according to bit flag operation (identical to getObjectType):
  • 1 - Primary - normal object placed in Terrain Builder, part of landscape
  • 2 - Network - road placed in Terrain Builder, part of landscape
  • 4 - Temporary - temporary object (like vehicle tracks)
  • 8 - TypeVehicle - entity added by game
  • 16 - TypeTempVehicle - temporary entity
  • 32 - LandDecal - land decal
For example if required objects are both TerrainBuilder-placed (1) and dynamically placed (8) the combination type will be 8 + 1 = 9
Use 63 (1 + 2 + 4 + 8 + 16 + 32) to return objects of all types.
simulationKind: Number - simulation kind can be:
  • 0 - Slow (and very slow) entities: houses, rubbles, street lamps, churches, etc
  • 1 - Normal entities: vehicles etc
  • 2 - Fast entities: shots and other high precision entities
  • 3 - Cloudlets: smokes, dust, etc
  • 4 - Out vehicles: objects that are not listed anywhere else, holders, etc
  • 5 - Animals: animals, birds, insects, etc
  • 6 - Mines: mines
Return Value:
Array - array of Objects

Examples

Example 1:
private _visitorBuildings = 1 allObjects 0;
Example 2:
private _userPlacedBuildings = 8 allObjects 0;
Example 3:

Additional Information

See also:
getObjectFOV cursorObject cursorTarget createSimpleObject allMissionObjects setObjectViewDistance getObjectViewDistance objectParent object getObjectType

Notes

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