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Weird persistent infinite loop HELP

3absh3absh Posts: 550Member, PRO

I'm having trouble with this weird bug.
Can't seem to get rid of it.
It results in an infinite trigger of this command, unless I restart the scene then it stops.
I've been trying to fix it for the past 4 hours -_-

Comments

  • 3absh3absh Posts: 550Member, PRO

    The cell referred to here is a boolean.

  • 3absh3absh Posts: 550Member, PRO

    I finally found what the issue is and learned something significant from it in coding.

    It seems I wasn't aware of the priority of the conditions..

    To simplify the problem I had

    example

    when
    x=1
    y=2

    change y to 0
    change x to 0
    after 1 second change y to 2

    this results in the infinite loop despite x is equal to zero

    it's a bit confusing but at least I know what the problem is right now.

  • tatiangtatiang Posts: 11,869Member, Sous Chef, PRO, Senior Sous-Chef

    If that's true then it is a bug. But what you're describing with x and y is potentially different than your original post.

    No, a rule with two conditions set to ALL where one condition is no longer true should not fire again.

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  • tatiangtatiang Posts: 11,869Member, Sous Chef, PRO, Senior Sous-Chef

    For example, in this demo the rule only fires once. Is your example different from that?

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  • 3absh3absh Posts: 550Member, PRO

    No, a rule with two conditions set to ALL where one condition is no longer true should not fire again

    Exactly
    That's what I've known all along.
    But it seems not to work this time.

    I will check out your sample

  • tatiangtatiang Posts: 11,869Member, Sous Chef, PRO, Senior Sous-Chef

    One way to test your rule is to have a Log Debugging Behavior in that actor inside of a Timer set to every 0.1 seconds or something like that with the tableCellValue(game.ShopTBL,31,8) and then watch the Log Debugger window to see if after you set the value of that table cell to zero, if it changes to any other value or if it's just zero the whole time after.

    I would also put a Log Debugging Statement inside the rule you already have (shown above) to make sure that rule is actually firing again as you think it is. Perhaps you've already checked that.

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  • 3absh3absh Posts: 550Member, PRO

    I will try to post something to similar to what I had

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