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So confused about modoverrides.lua

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aehubrs    1
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Hey folks, I've been having a lot of trouble with modoverrides.lua.

Here is what I have so far:

 

return {
 

["workshop-676297854"] = { enabled = true,
        configuration_options =
        {
            {
                name    = 'campfire',
                label   = 'Allow rez at campfires',
                default = true,
                options = {
                    {description = 'Yes(Default)', data = true},
                    {description = 'No',           data = false},
                },
            },

            {
                name    = 'fire_rez_lighting_strike_on_rez',
                label   = 'Lighting strike on rezzing',
                default = false,
                options = {
                    {description = 'Enabled', data = true},
                    {description = 'Disabled', data = false},
                },
            },

           {
                name    = 'fire_rez_hunger_level',
                label   = 'Hunger level after res',
                default = 'default',
                options = {
                    {description = 'Default', data = 'default'},
                    {description = '50%',     data = 0.5},
                    {description = '40%',     data = 0.4},
                    {description = '30%',     data = 0.3},
                    {description = '20%',     data = 0.2},
                    {description = '10%',     data = 0.1},
                    {description = '5%',      data = 0.05},
                },
            },
        } -- Fire Resurrection

 

However, even though the default is set to false here, it's still causing a lightning strike. Am I supposed to change this to this?:

["workshop-676297854"] = { enabled = true,
        configuration_options =
        {
            ["campfire"] = "Yes(Default)"
            ["fire_rez_lighting_strike_on_rez"] = "Enabled"

            ["fire_rez_hunger_level"] = "50%"

        } -- Fire Resurrection

Edited by aehubrs

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Daniel86268    303

I think my guide on installing and configuring mods on a dedicated server would help you here. (Part "Configuring your mods")

TLDR your config should look something like this:

 ["workshop-676297854"] = { enabled = true,
        configuration_options =
        {
            ["campfire"] = "default",
            ["fire_rez_lighting_strike_on_rez"] = "true",
            ["fire_rez_hunger_level"] = "0.5"
        } -- Fire Resurrection 
}

The following errors were in your config:

1. You were missing commas between the configuration options.

2. You need to use the data of the configuration options, not the description. (That's what the user sees in the UI, the computer has no idea what that does.)

3. You were missing a } at the end to close the block.

 

hope this helps.

Ps: The first thing just looks like the config file for the mod itself. That doesn't belong into the modoverrides.lua whatsoever.

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