Solved Using velocitys to move an entity to a location

Discussion in 'Plugin Development' started by Hoolean, Nov 2, 2012.

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    Hoolean Retired Staff

    ¡Hola! Title says it all!

    Thanks in advance ;D!
     
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    izak12345678910

    What do you mean
     
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    Hoolean Retired Staff

    A way to set their velocity to which will make an entity travel to a destination. A formula.

    Arrgghhh! Wrong forum! Meant Plugin Development :(

    Oh geez that's embarrising :'(

    EDIT by Moderator: merged posts, please use the edit button instead of double posting.
     
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    TnT Retired Staff

    Moved to Plugin Development.
     
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    Hoolean Retired Staff

    THANK YOU!!!
     
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    andf54

    Vector velocity = location.getLocation().subtract(player.getLocation()).toVector().normalize().multiply(speed);
    Assign this velocity to the player. Use scheduler to set velocity again when player looses speed.
     
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    Courier

    You should just teleport the entity, but if you really want to know how to set their velocity:
    Code:java
    1. void moveNextTick(Entity ent, Location loc)
    2. {
    3. ent.setVelocity(loc.subtract(ent.getLocation()).toVector());
    4. }
    This should move the entity there in the next tick (assuming it doesn't hit any walls), but it will keep going too, unless you reset its velocity.
     
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    Hoolean Retired Staff

    So you could multiply that by a value to slow/speed it up?
     
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    Courier

    Yeah. If you want to have a certain speed, do what andf54 said.
     
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    Hoolean Retired Staff

    Oh yeah!

    Thanks everyone!
     
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