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  • Yeah, the whole IDE work flow doesn't really appeal to me. The process I am using right now consists of writing in vim (a terminal text editor) and then compiling via a Makefile. It's way better in my opinion than an IDE, they're too bloated.
    You should really look into really developing skill in the Command Prompt. And maybe use Cygwin, a *nix like terminal for Windows.
    Then for the movment, you use:

    JASS:
    
    // This is meant to happen periodically:
    call position.add(velocity)
    // The above will add the velocity to the position, making it move.
    
    // Then:
    call SetUnitX(YourUnit,position.x)
    call SetUnitY(YourUnit,position.y)
    // The above will move the actual unit.


    I hope that helps...

    You can ask more questions if you want, it might just take me time to answer.
    For the velocity vector, you must set up the direction you want the projectile/unit to head. To do that, do something like this:

    JASS:
    // For 2D movement (not including z height):
    set velocity = vector.create(0.00,0.00,0.00)
    
    set velocity.x = Cos(Angle) * SpeedPerInterval
    set velocity.y = Sin(Angle) * SpeedPerInterval
    
    // For 3D movement:
    set velocity = vector.create(0.00,0.00,0.00)
    
    set velocity.x = Sin(Pitch) * Cos(Angle) * SpeedPerInterval
    set velocity.y = Sin(Pitch) * Sin(Angle) * SpeedPerInterval
    set velocity.z = Cos(Pitch) * SpeedPerInterval


    That should give the movement per interval for a projectile or unit or something.

    Pitch is the angle including z height.

    Angle is in radians.
    Heya,

    I'm pretty swamped with work at the moment, so I probably wont have time for a full crash course in vectors, but I'll try to explain it as simply as I can.

    Basically vectors are just a set of 3D coordinates that correspond to a location on the map.

    The vector struct has an x, y and z member (referring to the respective coordinates of a point on the map).

    Basically, for movement, you should have a:

    - position vector
    - velocity vector
    - acceleration vector (only needed for vectors that change speed depending on different factors)

    The position vector is the current position of a unit.

    The velocity vector is what is added to the unit's position every interval to make it move.

    The acceleration vector may contain constraints such as gravity, friction and air density (I don't think you want to mess with these).

    So to create the position vector, do something like:

    JASS:
    
    local vector position = vector.create(GetUnitX(Unit),GetUnitY(Unit),50.00)
    I've got about 700 threads, so "your thread" isn't helpful at all.

    Look in the TESH Folder in your newgen files. There should be a folder in it called Scripts or Jass or something; I've forgotten.

    Make a text file with the functions you want highlighted.
    Yes but which functions in that system do what? I cna't figure out what the functions do so I can't set the view.
    Whoops. Second is supposed to be false, anywho, it doesn't fire. At all. (Yes, I tested.) So far, none of my actions (for clicks L or R) fire.

    Do you have MSN/AIM/w/e?

    Oh, one more thing, when my window (the picture) updates, its size gets screwed up >_>
    Wait. Everything is fixed EXCEPT for the fact that my clicks aren't working. I've looked through the demo and added actions exactly like it's done in the demo, but they still aren't firing.
    >Camera

    Copied exactly.

    >Models

    The ones on the Demo map don't show up either.

    Let me make this clear, the buttons show up on the game when I loop the show function, but not when I only use show once (like is done with the demo). Except, it is never locked to my camera. It shows up either a bit lower on the screen (scroll down a little).

    OR it's shown on the bottom left corner of the map.
    If you're saying 'B000' doesn't exist, then you obviously haven't checked >_>

    If they must be tree destructables, then how come there aren't any in the demo.

    As I said, I directly copied from the demo. Save for CreateInterface.
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  • jonas jonas:
    Is the school system in your country similar to Chinese school system? I could never imagine being a teacher in a Chinese school, what's expected of students and teachers is just so different from what I'd be looking for as a teacher
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    A Levels is based on the UK syllabus offered internationally. So the syllabus is similar throughout different countries, taught in english.
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    I can't speak or write or read much chinese... Too difficult....... Which also makes my life here in china a lil difficult.
  • jonas jonas:
    Oh, I see. I thought Chinese version of A-levels :D
  • jonas jonas:
    I've been using the translate app a lot on my phone. take a photo, translate. take another photo, translate again :D
  • jonas jonas:
    it also has voice translation, my colleagues sometimes use that
  • jonas jonas:
    You came during the 0 covid policy right? How'd you get through quarantine? Did you have some help with the apps and green codes?
  • tom_mai78101 tom_mai78101:
    If you have any Chinese you need help with, let me know.
    +1
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    @jonas Those were the things I did too. Translate app and VPN are always the most important things to have to survive. Lol.
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    Yea I came last year. I was quarantined for about 30 days. Fml. The first day of my quarantine was the eve of Chinese new year last year. Fml again... Lol.
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    @tom_mai78101 IIRC you're from Taiwan right.
  • The Helper The Helper:
    I thought China had cracked down on having any foreign teachers?
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    Yeah I've heard of the news before. My school is still actively hiring foreign teachers. Not sure how things work now.
  • The Helper The Helper:
    yeah it is hard to get reliable information about that kind of stuff
  • The Helper The Helper:
    but you are doing it so it is still doable
  • vypur85 vypur85:
    I think it doesn't affect existing foreign teachers. Then again, its still weird that my school is hiring.
  • The Helper The Helper:
    Happy Monday people hope everyone has a fantastic week!
  • Ghan Ghan:
    Happy Monday?! That's a contradiction.
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  • jonas jonas:
    please put this in the news section, it's crazy
  • tom_mai78101 tom_mai78101:
    Technically, you can post in the Headline News. Just posted your news there.
  • tom_mai78101 tom_mai78101:
    I'm not aware of you not being able to post news.
  • jonas jonas:
    I think technically I can I just forget how
    +1
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