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WriteLog

Script function

world.WriteLog

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Type

Method

Summary

Writes to the log file

Prototype

long WriteLog(BSTR Message);

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Description

This writes a message to the log file.

A "newline" is appended to the line if there is not already one there.

You can also use "LogSend" to send a message to the MUD, and log it, in a single function.

The data in the log file may not appear immediately if you view it in another application. To force the data to disk use the FlushLog function.


VBscript example

world.writelog "--- Message for the log file ---"


Jscript example

world.WriteLog("--- Message for the log file ---");


PerlScript example

$world->WriteLog("--- Message for the log file ---");


Python example

world.WriteLog("--- Message for the log file ---")


Lua example

WriteLog("--- Message for the log file ---")


Lua notes

You can supply multiple arguments, which are concatenated together.


Return value

eOK: written OK
eLogFileBadWrite: unable to write to the log file
eLogFileNotOpen: log file was not open

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See Also ...

Topic

Logging

Functions

(CloseLog) Closes the log file
(FlushLog) Flushes the log file to disk
(IsLogOpen) Tests to see if a log file is open
(LogInput) The property of whether commands are logged to the log file
(LogNotes) The property of whether notes are logged to the log file
(LogOutput) The property of whether MUD output is logged to the log file
(LogSend) Sends a message to the MUD and logs it
(OpenLog) Opens a log file.

(Help topic: function=WriteLog)

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