Re: SEMI NEWBIE: Addind color to world files.

From: Mark Devlin (
Date: 05/15/96

On Wed, 15 May 1996, Fionn Colvin wrote:

>        Has anyone found a way to add color to world files? eg something 
> like this for an object.
> #<vnum>
> tiny golden earring
> %1a tiny golden earring%0
> %1A tiny golden earring lies here.%0
> etc.
> Where %1 would be interpreted as CCYEL and %0 and CCNRM.

I've done it.  Wasn't too difficult, and seems to work fine.

Basically, you need the change the send_to_XXXX() functions, or the
SEND_TO_Q macro.

Parsing the % codes is fairly straight-forward.

If anyone wants the code, look in  I
should have it there in the next couple days.  If I forget, someone remind

- Mark	(finger for my PGP signature)	U.S.A. Home of the Alternate Reality page

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