terrainIntersect

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Introduced with Arma 2: Operation Arrowhead version 1.62
  

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Introduced in

Game:
Arma 2: Operation Arrowhead
Version:
1.62

Description

Description:
Checks for intersection of terrain between two AGL positions. Returns true if intersects with terrain. For ASL variant see terrainIntersectASL

Syntax

Syntax:
terrainIntersect [pos1, pos2]
Parameters:
[pos1, pos2]: Array
pos1: Array - start position in format PositionAGL
pos2: Array - end position in format PositionAGL
Return Value:
Boolean

Examples

Example 1:
_intersects = terrainIntersect [getPos player, getPos chopper];
Example 2:
_intersects = terrainIntersect [position player, position enemy1];

Additional Information

Multiplayer:
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See also:
terrainIntersectAtASLlineIntersectsSurfacesintersectlineIntersectslineIntersectsWithterrainIntersectASLlineIntersectsObjscheckVisibility

Notes

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Notes

Posted on may 31, 2012 - 10:40 (CEST)
Lou Montana
Please note the difference :
  • terrainIntersect
  • terrainIntersectASL
  • lineIntersects
  • lineIntersectsWith
  • lineIntersectsObjs
  • intersect
Posted on may 31, 2012 - 10:40 (CEST)
Rocket
This command is CPU intensive on the engine, be careful with its use.
Posted on Jun 23, 2012 - 17:15 (CEST)
Dwarden
This command was changed to ATL and counterpart for ASL was added in build 94049.

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