This adds the ability to have a digital compass heading (bearing) in either a hint box or the original text mode which can be toggled on or off.
The k (default compass) key is the toggle key
You can download the mod version here: Digital Compass Bearing Mod.
Installation / Usage:
Enabling the script:
To use this script in a mission, copy the following code lines into your init.sqf file:
/* Compass bearing */ call compile preprocessFile "scripts\BEARB_heading.sqf";Then copy the scripts folder into your mission.
Changing the display style:
To change from the new hint method of display to the older text method, open the file scripts\BEARB_heading.sqf and edit the value for BEARB_compassheading_old from false to true:
/* Determines if the old (text) or the new (hint) display method is used for the digital compass bearing false = new style (in hint message) true = old style (in text on screen) */ BEARB_compassheading_old = false;
- Added the option to choose between the old text style or the new hint style display.
- Fixed the toggle option
- Tidied the code
- Initial release
- BI forums