Difference between revisions of "distance"

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| [[Number]] <nowiki>=</nowiki> ObjectOrPosition1 '''distance''' ObjectOrPosition2 |= Syntax
| [[Number]] <nowiki>=</nowiki> obj1 or pos1 '''distance''' obj2 or pos2 |= Syntax
|p1= ObjectOrPosition : [[Object]] or [[Position]] |= Parameter 1
|p1= obj1 or pos1: [[Object]] or [[Array]]-format [[Position]] |= Parameter 1
|p2= obj2 or pos2: [[Object]] or [[Array]]-format [[Position]] |= Parameter 2
| [[Number]] -  Distance in meters. |= Return value
| [[Number]] -  Distance in meters. |= Return value

Revision as of 19:25, 22 January 2009

Introduced with Operation Flashpoint version 1.001.00Arguments of this scripting command don't have to be local to the client the command is executed on
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Returns the distance in meters between two Objects or Positions.


Number = obj1 or pos1 distance obj2 or pos2
obj1 or pos1: Object or Array-format Position
obj2 or pos2: Object or Array-format Position
Return Value:
Number - Distance in meters.


Example 1:
_meters=player distance _object
Example 2:
_meters=player distance [1,2,3]
Example 3:
_meters=[1,2,3] distance player
Example 5:
_meters=[1,2,3] distance [4,5,6]

Additional Information

See also:
See also needed


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Posted on Feb 14, 2007 - 12:00
Sudden Death
distance to position3D (array) doesnt work with OFP, only objects Armed Assault: position3D (array) and object works

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