Difference between revisions of "GetVersion"

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*'''netcode:''' the netcode version number.
 
*'''netcode:''' the netcode version number.
 
*'''os:''' can be "Windows", "Linux", "FreeBSD" or "OpenBSD".
 
*'''os:''' can be "Windows", "Linux", "FreeBSD" or "OpenBSD".
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*'''type:''' the type of build.  can be "Nightly rX" (where X represents the nightly build revision) or "Custom" (custom compiled builds), or "Release" for public releases (provisional).
  
  

Revision as of 00:54, 6 May 2009

This function gives you various version information about MTA and the operating system.

Syntax

table getVersion ( )

Required Arguments

None.

Returns

Returns a table with version information. Specifically these keys are present in the table:

  • number: the MTA server or client version (depending where the function was called) in pure numerical form.
  • mta: the MTA server or client version in textual form.
  • name: the full MTA product name.
  • netcode: the netcode version number.
  • os: can be "Windows", "Linux", "FreeBSD" or "OpenBSD".
  • type: the type of build. can be "Nightly rX" (where X represents the nightly build revision) or "Custom" (custom compiled builds), or "Release" for public releases (provisional).


Example

This example will make a script compatible only with version 1.0:

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function setHoboSkin ( playerSource )
  local version = getVersion ( )
  if version.number < 256 then -- MTA 1.0 version number is 0x0100
    setPlayerSkin ( playerSource, 137 )
  else
    setElementModel ( playerSource, 137 )
  end
end
addCommandHandler ( "hobo", setHoboSkin )

See Also