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If your [[Description.ext]] file is empty, [[str]] [[missionConfigFile]] may report an empty string instead of the path to the file. You have to put at least one entry into your config.
 
If your [[Description.ext]] file is empty, [[str]] [[missionConfigFile]] may report an empty string instead of the path to the file. You have to put at least one entry into your config.
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|'''missionConfigFile''' |= Syntax
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|'''missionConfigFile''' |SYNTAX=
  
| [[Config]] |= Return value
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| [[Config]] |RETURNVALUE=
 
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|x1= <code>[[for]] "_i" [[from]] (0) [[to]] (([[count]] [[paramsArray]]) - 1) [[do]] {
 
|x1= <code>[[for]] "_i" [[from]] (0) [[to]] (([[count]] [[paramsArray]]) - 1) [[do]] {
 
     [[missionNamespace]] [[setVariable]] <nowiki>[</nowiki>[[configName]] (([[missionConfigFile]]/"Params") [[select]] _i), [[paramsArray]] [[select]] _i];
 
     [[missionNamespace]] [[setVariable]] <nowiki>[</nowiki>[[configName]] (([[missionConfigFile]]/"Params") [[select]] _i), [[paramsArray]] [[select]] _i];
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};</code> |EXAMPLE1=
  
 
|x2= To define custom values in [[description.ext]]:
 
|x2= To define custom values in [[description.ext]]:
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<code>_myNumber = [[getNumber]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myNumber");
 
<code>_myNumber = [[getNumber]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myNumber");
 
_myArray = [[getArray]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myArray");
 
_myArray = [[getArray]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myArray");
_myText = [[getText]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myText");</code> |= Example 2
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_myText = [[getText]] ([[missionConfigFile]] [[gtgt|>>]] "myMissionConfig" [[gtgt|>>]] "mySetup" [[gtgt|>>]] "myText");</code> |EXAMPLE2=
  
 
|x3= To get file path with [[description.ext]] to play sound via [[playSound3D]]:
 
|x3= To get file path with [[description.ext]] to play sound via [[playSound3D]]:
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| [[configClasses]], [[configProperties]], [[configFile]], [[campaignConfigFile]], [[config/name]], [[config greater greater name|config >> name]], [[configName]], [[count]], [[getArray]], [[getText]], [[getNumber]], [[inheritsFrom]], [[isArray]], [[isClass]], [[isNumber]], [[isText]], [[select]], [[configHierarchy]], [[getMissionConfigValue]] |= See also
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| [[configClasses]], [[configProperties]], [[configFile]], [[campaignConfigFile]], [[config/name]], [[config greater greater name|config >> name]], [[configName]], [[count]], [[getArray]], [[getText]], [[getNumber]], [[inheritsFrom]], [[isArray]], [[isClass]], [[isNumber]], [[isText]], [[select]], [[configHierarchy]], [[getMissionConfigValue]] |SEEALSO=
  
 
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Revision as of 14:43, 7 April 2019

Introduced with Armed Assault version1.00
  

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Introduced in

Game:
Armed Assault
Version:
1.00

Description

Description:
Return root of mission Description.ext entries hierarchy.

Since introduction of the Eden Editor, scenario attributes can be configured in the editor itself, not only in the external Description.ext file. To access desired value independently on where it's stored, use the following commands instead:

If your Description.ext file is empty, str missionConfigFile may report an empty string instead of the path to the file. You have to put at least one entry into your config.

Syntax

Syntax:
missionConfigFile
Return Value:
Config

Examples

Example 1:
for "_i" from (0) to ((count paramsArray) - 1) do { missionNamespace setVariable [configName ((missionConfigFile/"Params") select _i), paramsArray select _i]; };
Example 2:
To define custom values in description.ext:
class myMissionConfig
{
    class mySetup
    {
        myNumber = 3;
        myArray[] = { 1, 2, 3 };
        myText = "LOL";
    };
};

To read defined custom values from a script: _myNumber = getNumber (missionConfigFile >> "myMissionConfig" >> "mySetup" >> "myNumber"); _myArray = getArray (missionConfigFile >> "myMissionConfig" >> "mySetup" >> "myArray");

_myText = getText (missionConfigFile >> "myMissionConfig" >> "mySetup" >> "myText");
Example 3:
To get file path with description.ext to play sound via playSound3D: MISSION_ROOT = str missionConfigFile select [0, count str missionConfigFile - 15];

Additional Information

Multiplayer:
-
See also:
configClassesconfigPropertiesconfigFilecampaignConfigFileconfig/nameconfig >> nameconfigNamecountgetArraygetTextgetNumberinheritsFromisArrayisClassisNumberisTextselectconfigHierarchygetMissionConfigValue

Notes

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Notes

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Posted on February 17, 2015 - 16:46 (UTC)
Killzone Kid
missionConfigFile can be used to parse mission.sqm file data as well if it is included into description.ext:
class MissionSQM
{
	#include "mission.sqm"
};

Then mission.sqm data can be accessed like this: getNumber (missionConfigFile >> "MissionSQM" >> "version"); //12 - version param in mission.sqm (courtesy of Master85)