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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.SetOption

Name SetOption
Type Method
Summary Sets value of a named world option
Prototype long SetOption(BSTR OptionName, long Value);

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Sets value of a world option. Many options are booleans (true or false).

For boolean options the supplied value may be:

1 for true
0 for false

Also if you are using Lua you can supply simply true or false.

You can use GetOptionList to get a list of the names of all possible options.

Use SetAlphaOption to set alphanumeric options.

VBscript example
world.setoption "show_italic", 1
Jscript example
world.setoption ("show_italic", 1);
PerlScript example
$world->setoption ("show_italic", 1);
Python example
world.setoption ("show_italic", 1)
Lua example
SetOption ("show_italic", 1)
Lua notes
You can use true, false or nil for boolean options.
Returns eUnknownOption - option name not recognised
eOptionOutOfRange - option value out of range
ePluginCannotSetOption: The option is marked as non-settable (in a plugin or not)
eOK - set OK

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See also ...

Function Description
GetAlphaOption Gets the value of an alphanumeric configuration option
GetAlphaOptionList Gets the list of world alphanumeric options
GetOption Gets value of a named world option
GetOptionList Gets the list of world options
SetAlphaOption Sets value of a named world alphanumeric option

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