findCover

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Description

Description:
Returns the object around where the unit finds cover. The minDist, visibilityPosition and ignoreObject parameters are optional. Command is not functional since Arma 2. Template:warning

Syntax

Syntax:
Object = object findCover [position, hidePosition, maxDist, minDist, visibilityPosition, ignoreObject]
Parameters:
object: Object
[position, hidePosition, maxDist, minDist, visibilityPosition, ignoreObject]: Array
position: Array - format Position
hidePosition: Array - format getHideFrom. Position of that which the unit should hide from
maxDist: Number
minDist: Number (Optional)
visibilityPosition: Array - format Position (Optional) used to select cover that unit can see in that direction from
ignoreObject: Object (Optional) Ignore this object in visibility check
Return Value:
Object

Examples

Example:
Example needed

Additional Information

See also:
getHideFromsetHideBehindisHidden
Groups:
Uncategorised

Notes

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Notes

Posted on 17 Oct, 2009
Dr_Eyeball
Arma 2: v1.04: Usage creates report log message: "MicroAI: Command findCover not implemented (<unit id>)"
Posted on 07 Jan, 2011
kju
OA: v1.57: Still non functional.
Posted on 12 July, 2011
Demonized
CO: v1.59: Still non functional.
Posted on 13 February, 2014
Killzone_Kid
Arma 3: Still non functional.

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Posted on July 4, 2015 - 22:01 (UTC)
SnowSky
An alternative function in ArmA 3 might be BIS_fnc_findSafePos