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Cannot use included mission params in MP
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Description

The included mission params cannot be used outside of the SP editor

Every time I try to host a mission to test it I get
"ErrorMessage: Include file a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp not found."

Details

Legacy ID
223038519
Severity
None
Resolution
Open
Reproducibility
Always
Operating System
Windows 7
Category
Design-Mission
Steps To Reproduce

Create a basic mission with a description.ext containing:

class Params
{
#include "\a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp"

#define TICKETS_DEFAULT 600
#include "\a3\functions_f\Params\paramRespawnTickets.hpp"
};

Watch it crash on anything other than the SP editor

Event Timeline

Zed edited Steps To Reproduce. (Show Details)May 13 2014, 6:55 PM
Zed edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
Zed set Category to Design-Mission.
Zed set Reproducibility to Always.
Zed set Severity to None.
Zed set Resolution to Open.
Zed set Legacy ID to 223038519.May 7 2016, 6:36 PM
Zed edited a custom field.
Zed added a comment.May 13 2014, 6:58 PM

Included in the zip are the crash files and a repo mission

Hello,

thank you for submitting the ticket. Also special thanks for the repro mission and the description, it made finding the problem much easier. We have reproduced the crashes and assigned them to programming department.

Have a nice day!

hello i have the problem

include "\a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp

everytime i want to launch serverand the game crash what is the solution?

sms added a comment.Aug 7 2014, 7:26 PM

I've tried this in lates dev, it looks like

#include "\a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp"

works now.

Zed added a comment.Aug 9 2014, 7:30 PM

@sms for me with the repo above, 1.27.126636 produces "ErrorMessage: Include file a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp not found."
Same as before

sms added a comment.Aug 9 2014, 11:22 PM

You're right. I've tried it incorrectly (in SP).

Kazu added a subscriber: Kazu.May 7 2016, 6:36 PM
Kazu added a comment.Feb 17 2015, 5:51 PM

Still experiencing this issue.

Cenwulf added a subscriber: Cenwulf.May 7 2016, 6:36 PM

Can confirm. In my experience the issue is only present when hosting missions on dedicated server. Client hosted MP missions are able to use the predefined mission parameters. I assumed it was due to the idiosyncrasies of setting up a dedicated server. Our dedicated server uses arma3server.exe.

hi whenever i try to host the mission on both (lan and internet) my game crashes to desktop and getting the error: "Include file a3\functions_f\Params\paramWeather.hpp not found", i'm running latest version to-date also its the first time i experience such problem.

any solution would be appreciated.

Regards

gpcook added a subscriber: gpcook.May 7 2016, 6:36 PM

I have the same problem in Win 10. Just reinstalled Arma 3 and crash with the same msg every time I attempt to start my server (non-dedicated, both LAN and Internet). I have ticket# 25701

NicB added a subscriber: NicB.Jun 9 2017, 11:57 AM

I have the same problem in Win 10. Just reinstalled Arma 3 and crash with the same msg every time I attempt to start my server (non-dedicated, both LAN and Internet). I have ticket# 25701

I had the same problem. Try to remove the folder "MPMissions" in ...\...\steamapps\common\Arma 3\. Or just your latest Missions
It worked for me.

dedmen changed the task status from Acknowledged to Feedback.Jul 15 2020, 12:22 PM
dedmen updated the task description. (Show Details)
dedmen edited Steps To Reproduce. (Show Details)
dedmen edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
dedmen set Operating System to Windows 7.
Lyme added a comment.Aug 8 2020, 9:45 PM

Hi dedmen, I do not feel that adding this to the dev branch counts as resolving the issue as there is no Linux dev branch. Would you please release a new Linux dev build?
Thanks

Then maybe wait till release, or maybe performance profiling branch. But the underlying issue is fixed, even if not available to you yet.

Red added a subscriber: Red.Sep 29 2020, 5:46 PM

Fixed: #include in description.ext was failing on files outside of a scenario's PBO - FT-T77179

dedmen closed this task as Resolved.Fri, Oct 23, 2:00 PM