A script file is multiple commands and arguments defining wanted behaviour from the game, all grouped together in a textfile. This code does a specific task handled by the game engine. The common extensions for Arma scripts are .sqf and .sqs, depending on the used syntax: SQF or (deprecated) SQS syntax.
- See exec
Scripts can be executed from several points in the game:
- Other scripts
- Other functions
- Init fields and (de)activation triggers in the Mission Editor
- Event Handlers in addon config files
The commands to execute scripts are:
- call adds provided Code to the stack and wait for it to execute, then returns the code's last returned value.