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#668068 - 01/18/02 06:31 AM Tanks use of roads?  

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In tank missions I will point 1.7km away to where the tank is to go,it may have a forest in its line which it will negoiate.Basicly it takes the shortest route.My question is this,when a friend of mine was round he did same mission and gave the tank a similar line to its destination around 1.7km away,now instead of cutting across paddock the tank made a dission to use the road.How did this happen? Ive played it since form the same spot and the thing just takes a direct route never seen it take the longer road route since.Did my friend do something by accident?.Is it possible to get it to factor in using roads?

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#668069 - 01/18/02 10:02 AM Re: Tanks use of roads?  

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I'm not 100%, but I think it has something to do which combat status you give the tank crew. If you set it to "danger" then the driver will not use the roads..

#668070 - 01/18/02 05:13 PM Re: Tanks use of roads?  
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My thoughts are the same; Give the crew the 'safe' command and they will follow the road -same goes for building missions and you want vehicles to *only* drive on the road, not off it.

Anything other than 'safe' and they will take the shortest route.

Tracer

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