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Ethemos
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Joined: 11 Dec 2011
Posts: 3
Location: Oslo

PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 8:42 am   

Script help for a newbie
 
Hi,

I would like to create a script which when triggered will pick a random respons from an already predetermined list.

Exaple
#Trigger {They are not here} - Send #ECHO (text), howerver I want each time the tigger {They are not here} is triggered, to have configured 10 different echoes which will show randomly from the same trigger.
Exaple

#ECHO mob1
#ECHO mob2
#ECHO mob3
#ECHO mob4

My problem is that I can't get the trigger to randomize each #ECHO, so I just keep getting the same #ECHO over and over.

If I use:
#TRIGGER {They are not here} {%random 1,10}
and under %random have all the #ECHOs, the trigger will simply prompt numbers.

Example, when its triggered the %random 1,10 will show "52" or some other random number.

Does anyone have a good idea on how I can make this work ?

Regards
Mikael
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mariareese
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Joined: 20 Jul 2017
Posts: 1

PostPosted: Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:16 pm   
 
I am also looking for the similar thing to make .. :(
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shalimar
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Joined: 04 Aug 2002
Posts: 3484
Location: Pensacola, FL, USA

PostPosted: Sun Jul 23, 2017 7:38 am   
 
Wrong section of the forums.... but I will fix that.
This answer assumes you are using CMUD:

First you need to put your options into avariable

$mobs=mob1|mob2|mob3|mob4

then to pick a random member of that would be:

$thisMob=%item($mobs, (%random(1, %numitems($mobs)))

and then you would perform whichever action you want to do on $thisMob
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