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« on: December 16, 2004, 12:00:10 AM »

Is it possible to change the addnews functions to allow giving an additional parameter for the type of message?!

For example one flag for suicide/"entered the world" news, one for forest-specials output, one for pvp and so on?

for example:

function addnews(){
   global $session;
   $args = func_get_args();
   $news = $args[0];
   $type = $args[1];

   $sql = "INSERT INTO " . db_prefix("news") .
      " (newstext,newsdate,accountid,arguments, newstype) VALUES ('" .
      addslashes($news) . "','" . date("Y-m-d H:i:s") . "'," .
      $user .",'".addslashes($arguments)."',".$type.")";
   return db_query($sql);
and I would call
addnews("%s found the great sword of glory", "forest", $session[user][name]);
addnews("`4%s`3 defeated `4%s`3 by sneaking into their room in the inn!","pvp", $session['user']['name'],$badguy['creaturename']);

So it would be possible to filter the messages (e.g. only show forest related messages in one town. or show the latest pvp news on a newspaper-boy module).
« Last Edit: December 16, 2004, 12:02:02 AM by XChrisX » Logged

Running for more than three years now:
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2004, 08:05:46 AM »

Of course it's *possible* but it's a substantial amount of work which I have no interest in doing right now.

Of course, if someone else did it and did it well and submitted correct diffs to me..... Smiley
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