turning off a radio
02-28-2005, 04:55 PM
Okay, I've looked and can't find anything, I also have tried different combos of multi managers and trigger relays, etc., I have a radio (func breakable) with a func button to play an ambient generic. When you shoot the radio, the radio goes bye bye with a env render, my problem is turning off the ambient generic at the same time and turning off the func button. :confused:
02-28-2005, 05:43 PM
i take it that u want the player to be able to turn the music on/off at will with the func_button, and also destroy the radio thus ending the music permanently, and disabling the button.
Firstly, why?? Although it can be done with about 6-7 entities, i would suggest just have the music start on, and loop until the breakable is destroyed (no need to env_render it out) just set the 'target on break' to trigger the ambient generic.
have the radio be a func_button that targets the ambient_generic (which is or isnt looping), and the radio cannot be blown up.
note: ambient_generics are not reliable to start ON again at the next round. To ensure that sounds (or sprites) really do start ON, if you put a trigger_once (tick the 'reset on round start' flag) in one of the spawns, and have it trigger a trigger_relay (set the 'trigger to send' to 'ON') that in turn triggers your sound/sprite, and it SHOULD be ON every round start.
didnt think so, read it again
02-28-2005, 06:09 PM
He's right. He's always right.
Damn you Greenhorn. :p
02-28-2005, 06:34 PM
Thanks for the help. I'll probably go with not destroying the radio and leaving it at that. appreciate the help though.
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