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i got a problem

Post by Saber » Fri Dec 16, 2005 12:13 am

how can i do a wall or a pyramid where people can. is it possible to do it in bzedit?

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Post by A Meteorite » Fri Dec 16, 2005 12:43 am

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Post by Saber » Fri Dec 16, 2005 1:12 am

telling me yes wont help me to find how.

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Post by Ice Wewe » Fri Dec 16, 2005 1:20 am

Saber wrote:telling me yes wont help me to find how.

Yes. But reading the manual will.

http://my.bzflag.org/bzfman.cgi?bzw.5s


Also, you're question makes no sense at all, at least to me. Can you reword it, and add more detail?

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Re: i got a problem

Post by pyr0 » Fri Dec 16, 2005 1:51 am

Saber wrote:how can i do a wall or a pyramid where people can. is it possible to do it in bzedit?
what a metorite did was answer the question. you didnt ask how. your one question was "is it possible", if you added "and if so, could you point me in the right direction."

ice wewe is saying that your first sentence isnt proper, nor does it make any sense whatsoever. "How can I do a wall or a pyramid where people can." Can what? Run through it, Touch it and fly through the sky. Move to the top of it, so on and so forth.

I dont mean to be a bastard, for lack of a better word (too late, too tired). But this will keep you from saying that your question wasnt answered and maybe help you in the future with help questions like this one...

as for the answer, if ice wewe didnt answer it, i know i cant.
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Post by Saber » Fri Dec 16, 2005 10:37 pm

sorry forgot a word.
how can i do a pyramid or a wall where people can pass

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Post by The Knights Who Say Ni » Fri Dec 16, 2005 11:39 pm

you just (whalst the object is selected) tick the box drive though by the rotation bit
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Post by BIYA » Sat Dec 17, 2005 12:16 am

This should be named the "Nonsense Answer Thread"

you just (whalst the object is selected) tick the box drive though by the rotation bit

What? I didnt understand that....

Anyway yea go in BZedit and select an object, then click on the box thing next to DriveThrough... now that made sense.. If thats what he is asking for.

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Post by Ice Wewe » Sat Dec 17, 2005 12:17 am

BIYA wrote:This should be named the "Nonsense Answer Thread"

you just (whalst the object is selected) tick the box drive though by the rotation bit

What? I didnt understand that....

Anyway yea go in BZedit and select an object, then click on the box thing next to DriveThrough... now that made sense.. If thats what he is asking for.

This is like pulling teeth. Way too hard.

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Post by Saber » Sat Dec 17, 2005 3:10 am

Where is the box thing and the DriveThrough?
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Post by The Knights Who Say Ni » Sat Dec 17, 2005 4:21 pm

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Post by Saber » Wed Dec 21, 2005 9:14 pm

thank you

now can someone help me to put water in a map(in bzedit again)
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Post by Sharpshooter » Wed Dec 21, 2005 10:25 pm

I would recommend reading this, and this. It will answer most of your questions on mapmaking.
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Post by Saber » Wed Dec 21, 2005 11:22 pm

the first "this" tell me how to put water but not in bzedit
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Post by Spazzy McGee » Thu Dec 22, 2005 12:30 am

to be blunt, you can't put water in in bzedit. you need to add it in a texteditor (namely notepad on windows, textedit on mac) , using the waterLevel object (for water that kills you when you hit it). again see http://bzflag.org/wiki/MapMaking

it's always good to know how a map is built without bzedit.
through code it is possible to make much more intricate and advanced maps. It can also be worthwile learning a 3D editor, though this takes time, effort and an unbelievable ammount of patience.

I don't want to flood you with information, so i'll leave it there.
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