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Old 05-14-2018, 06:09 AM   #1
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Question Orbiter scripting

What are the best sources to learn orbiter scripting.I have seen the post of 4th rock in 'beginning with lua' but i couldn't understand much.
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Old 05-14-2018, 06:23 AM   #2
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i have also been trying for years now without any real improvement, i would love to see a simple but effective Tutorial :D
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Old 05-14-2018, 06:37 AM   #3
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What exactly is it you have problems with? The 'Beginning with Lua' is already aimed at beginners.
If you are more specific people might be able to help you.
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Old 05-14-2018, 08:22 AM   #4
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"Beginning with Lua" won't teach you to program. You must learn that somewhere else.
Once you know programming theory, "beginning with Lua" will get you on the right path.

This is the best advice and help I can give.

Don't get fooled by the name "script".
Lua scripts in Orbiter are full programs, with user input,conditions, loops, etc, etc.
All very basic stuff, but they do require a minimum of theoretical knowledge.
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Old 05-14-2018, 08:44 AM   #5
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Thanks for the clarification '4th rock'. I will try to learn more about this.
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