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Returns some or all commands from the command history


VARIANT GetCommandList(long Count);

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This returns a variant array of the nominated number of most recent commands (in the command history window).

You can get all available commands by requesting a count of zero. (You can get the most recently saved command by requesting a count of 1).

If you request more than the available number, then the number of items in the array may be less than that requested.

You can get the current command (not yet in the command history list) by using world.GetCommand.

Available in MUSHclient version 3.18 onwards.

VBscript example

dim commandList
dim iCount

' Get last 10 commands
  commandList = world.GetCommandList (10)

  If Not IsEmpty (commandList) Then
    For Each command In commandList  
      world.Note command 
  End If

' ------------------------

' Get most recent command

  world.note world.getcommandlist (1) (0)

Jscript example

// Get last 10 commands
  commandList = new VBArray(world.GetCommandList (10)).toArray();

  if (commandList) 
    for (i = 0; i < commandList.length; i++)
        world.note (commandList [i]);

PerlScript example

#  Get last 10 commands

foreach $item (Win32::OLE::in ($world->GetCommandList (10)))

Python example

# Get last 10 commands

commandList = world.GetCommandList (10)
if (commandList ):
  for c in commandList : world.Note (c)

Lua example

-- Get last 10 commands

for k, v in ipairs (GetCommandList (10)) do 
  print (k, v)   --> command number, what the command was

Return value

If there are no commands in the history list then the return value is empty. Use "IsEmpty" to test for this possibility.

Otherwise, it returns a variant array containing the specified number of commands (counting from the most recent). Use "ubound" to find the number of commands in the list.

See Also ...


(GetCommand) Gets the current command in the command window
(PushCommand) Pushes the current command into the command history list
(SelectCommand) Selects (highlights) the current command in the command window
(SetCommand) Sends text to the command window

(Help topic: function=GetCommandList)

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