GetProjectileCreator

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This function returns the creator of the specified projectile.

Syntax

element getProjectileCreator ( projectile theProjectile )

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Method: projectile:getCreator(...)
Variable: .creator

Required Arguments

  • theProjectile: The projectile element which creator you want to retrieve.

Returns

Returns the element which created the projectile if successful, false otherwise.

Example

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Client

This example will output a message in the chatbox saying who created the projectile.

addEventHandler("onClientProjectileCreation", root, function(projectile)
    local creator = getProjectileCreator(projectile)
    if (getElementType(creator) == "player") then
        local pName = getPlayerName(creator)
	local projectileID = getProjectileType(projectile)
        outputChatBox(pName.." created a projectile! (ID: "..projectileID..")", 255, 200, 0, false)
    end
end)

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