Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby torham » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:23 pm

OMG!! After all these years! Its definitely Saturday already, and no FFF.
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby markheloking » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:28 pm

Yep... they're late again...

Only the second time in years though, I mean, pretty impressive overall imo.

I wonder if they actually just forgot or if they're still working on it :P
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby Zavian » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:34 pm

Well Klonan normally posts the forum link, and if he's in the US atm, then by his clock he isn't late (yet).
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby markheloking » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:35 pm

Aaahhh, that would explain a lot actually.

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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby Jap2.0 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:16 am

Yeah, I'm in the eastern US, and it was posted at 5:35, so there was plenty of time. It actually seems like they've been coming earlier recently (this being a minor exception).
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby POPISowyNumer » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:56 am

Can i have just one itsy bitsy complaint?

WHY ON THIS GAY EARTH ARE THOSE COMMANDS SO GOD DAMN LONG?
I really hope that's just mashup for sake of preview, but if f.e. color command will be longer than 10 signs total i riot.
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby Jap2.0 » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:04 pm

POPISowyNumer wrote:Can i have just one itsy bitsy complaint?

WHY ON THIS GAY EARTH ARE THOSE COMMANDS SO GOD DAMN LONG?
I really hope that's just mashup for sake of preview, but if f.e. color command will be longer than 10 signs total i riot.


They're adding easier ways to put them in chat, etc.
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby CzBuCHi » Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:21 pm

I can imagine also another usage of this:

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lua can replace icon strings with code, that returns given signal and has loadstring function to execute it ... :)
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby Deing » Fri Apr 27, 2018 1:21 pm

This looks most awesome!
You know, in Minecraft they have the json format in /tellraw commands and books and stuff, that was really useful and cool for map making. Now it's in Factorio, too, Great!
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Re: Friday Facts #237 - Rich & interactive text

Postby Roxor128 » Mon Apr 30, 2018 12:07 pm

Will you have both [color= and [colour= tags supported?

POVRay Scene Description Language supports both.

HTML only supports the American one (or this was the case last time I was writing HTML by hand), which gave me a lot of trouble when coding pages and not getting the expected results.
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