Difference between revisions of "spawn"

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The new script ([[Function]]) is running in parallel, spawn does not wait for it to be done. To check if it finished use [[scriptDone]] |= Description
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Revision as of 11:24, 20 January 2009

Introduced with Armed Assault version 1.00
  

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Introduced in

Game:
Armed Assault
Version:
1.00

Description

Description:
Starts running a new script (SQF). Additional arguments are passed in local _this variable. The new script is running in parallel, spawn does not wait for it to be done, instead spawn returns a Script handle.

Syntax

Syntax:
Script = arguments spawn code
Parameters:
arguments: Anything
code: Code
Return Value:
Script

Examples

Example 1:
[] spawn { player globalChat "This is run in parallel."; };

Additional Information

Multiplayer:
-
See also:
call functioncall codecompilepreprocessFileterminatescriptDone

Notes

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