mousePos problem

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mousePos problem

Postby Riowind » Sat Nov 28, 2015 2:58 am

I am running into a problem in my multiplayer game where the mouse position doesn't update if the camera scrolls and the mouse stands still.

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*I want the ship to keep following the cursor even though it's sitting still, not stop at where It was when I began

In short, the way I'm doing it now is every tick the client sends its ige.mousePos() to the server and stores it to the server's player list as players[client_id].mousePos = data. From there if ige.isServer() then move to self.mousePos.

How do I fix this and how should I be doing it differently?

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Re: mousePos problem

Postby rob » Thu Apr 21, 2016 7:26 am

Hmm that is weird, mousePos() should update based on camera position... what entity are you asking for mousePos() from? Keep in mind that mousePos() will be different for different entities. I think that the main root entity should be the one you ask it from but not sure what you've coded, could I see the code?
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