Entity/DTVar

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{{Func
 
{{Func
|Name=DTVar
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|Description={{Internal}}
|Parent=Entity
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|Description={{Deprecated|Use [[Entity/NetworkVar]] instead. It offers the same functionality with more features.}}
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Sets up a self.dt.NAME alias for a [[DTVars| Data Table var]]
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Sets up a self.dt.NAME alias for a Data Table variable.
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{{Warning|You should use {{ClassFunction|Entity|NetworkVar}} instead}}
 
|Realm=Shared
 
|Realm=Shared
 
|IsClass=Yes
 
|IsClass=Yes
|Arg1Name=Type
 
|Arg1Type=string
 
|Arg1Desc=The type of the DTVar being set up. It can be one of the following: 'Int', 'Float', 'Vector', 'Angle', 'Bool', 'Entity' or 'String'
 
|Arg2Name=ID
 
|Arg2Type=number
 
|Arg2Desc=The ID of the DTVar. Can be between 0 and 3
 
|Arg3Name=Name
 
|Arg3Type=string
 
|Arg3Desc=Name by which you will refer to DTVar. It must be a valid variable name. (No spaces!)
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Arg
 
{{Arg
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|type=number
 
|type=number
 
|name=ID
 
|name=ID
|desc=The ID of the DTVar. Can be between 0 and 3
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|desc=The ID of the DTVar. Can be between 0 and 3 for strings, 0 and 31 for everything else.
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Arg
 
{{Arg
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|Code=function ENT:SetupDataTables()
 
|Code=function ENT:SetupDataTables()
  
self:DTVar( "Float", 0, "TargetZ" );
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self:DTVar( "Float", 0, "TargetZ" )
self:DTVar( "Float", 1, "Speed" );
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self:DTVar( "Float", 1, "Speed" )
  
 
end
 
end
 
}}
 
}}

Latest revision as of 10:26, 16 January 2019

 Entity:DTVar( )

Contents

Description

This is an internal function or feature.
This means you will be able to use it, but you really shouldn't.

Sets up a self.dt.NAME alias for a Data Table variable.

WARNING

You should use Entity:NetworkVar instead

Arguments

string Type

The type of the DTVar being set up. It can be one of the following: 'Int', 'Float', 'Vector', 'Angle', 'Bool', 'Entity' or 'String'

Arguments

number ID

The ID of the DTVar. Can be between 0 and 3 for strings, 0 and 31 for everything else.

Arguments

string Name

Name by which you will refer to DTVar. It must be a valid variable name. (No spaces!)

Examples

Example

Sets up two float networked variables, TargetZ and Speed

function ENT:SetupDataTables()

	self:DTVar( "Float", 0, "TargetZ" )
	self:DTVar( "Float", 1, "Speed" )

end


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