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Draws a single line arrow on the map. As this command needs to be called every frame, it is preferable using the onDraw UI Event Handler. To draw a color filled arrow of custom shape see BIS_fnc_drawArrow.
GUI Control - Map


map drawArrow [from, to, color]
map: Control
from: Object or Array in format Position2D or Position3D - arrow start position
to: Object or Array in format Position2D or Position3D - arrow end position
color: Array - arrow color in format [r,g,b,a]
Return Value:


Example 1:
findDisplay 12 displayCtrl 51 ctrlAddEventHandler ["Draw", { _this select 0 drawArrow [ player, player getRelPos [100, 0], [1,0,0,1] ]; }];

Additional Information

See also:
drawEllipse drawIcon drawLine drawRectangle drawPolygon drawTriangle BIS_fnc_drawArrow


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Waffle SS. - c
Posted on Jul 07, 2015 - 21:28 (UTC)
Be careful when using this command. Unlike map markers, the draw commands can decrease your framerate.