Author: deanosbeano
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Requirements: No addons required

Version: 1.0
Signed: No

Short description: Firing From Motorbikes

Date: 2014-09-29 20:12


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DBO Bike

by
deanosbeano


Description:
Another abandoned project.
A while ago I looked into a motorcycle for A3 but wasnt successful so I shelved it, last week I thought I would try and see if the option was any closer. Whilst its not perfect having still to class as a car with some little tweaks here and there, I feel its worthy of a laugh at least and decided to clean it up a little and use BIS old Moto as a basis for the whole thing and samplescar as the inards .

Whilst its not perfect and again Physx and Sounds have killed my own passion for it, I believe soem will benefit/learn something and maybe pick up the gauntlet of polishing it off.


Installation:
Extract into the ArmA 3 Directory, by default this is located in:
32-Bit - C:\Program Files\Steam/Steamapps\Common\ArmA 3\
64-Bit - C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam/Steamapps\Common\ArmA 3\
After extraction it should look like this:
Steam\Steamapps\Common\ArmA 3\@your_mod_folder_name\addons\

You can also use the "Arma 3 Alpha" folder in your "My Documents" folder. Your folder setup could than look like for example this:
mydocuments\Arma3 Alpha\@your_mod_folder_name1\addons\
mydocuments\Arma3 Alpha\@your_mod_folder_name2\addons\
mydocuments\Arma3 Alpha\@your_mod_folder_name2\addons\

When present place the "userconfig" folder into your game install folder, usually:
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Arma 3".
You may already have "userconfig" folder from other addons and/or mods in which case it is safe to merge the contents from this archive.

You'll also need to add a Launch Parameter to Steam, in order to do so right-click on ArmA 3 Alpha and click Properties and then Set Launch Options. In the window that opens enter in -mod=@your_mod_folder_name
For using multiple mods you would then do so like this:
-mod=@mod_name;@mod_name2;@mod_name3;@mod_name4;@mod_name5

Note:
You can also use -nosplash to get rid of the splash art and intro videos.


And of course you can also enable and disable community made addons and mods through the in-game Options Expansions menu if you do not want to mess with startup parameters!

When the above information still does not provide you with enough to learn how to install custom addons and mods you can always ask in our Guide On Installing Mods.


Included files:
dbo_crosser.pbo


Usage:
To utilise the cargo turret for firing from vehicles please try the following syntax in the editor/scripts:
NameOfBikeInTheEditor enablePersonTurret [[0],true];
NameOfUnitInTheEditor enablePersonTurret [0,enable]; NameOfUnitInTheEditor moveInCargo [NameOfBikeInTheEditor, 0]


Media:



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Credits & Thanks:
Big Thanks TO Bad Benson for the tips on CargoTurrets


License / Disclaimer:
Source files are released under:
APL-SA: http://www.bistudio.com/community/licenses/arma-public-license-share-alike

The Binarised PBO files are released under:
APL: https://www.bistudio.com/community/licenses/arma-public-license


Changelog:
v1.0
- first release


Forum topic:
- Armaholic forums




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Tags: Motorbikes