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Player_common crashing from a custom resurrection source

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Line 971 is       

  (data.user ~= nil and data.user:GetDisplayName()) or

when it needs to be

        (data ~= nil and data.user ~= nil and data.user:GetDisplayName()) or

Tested it myself.
Works fine.

Without this, any mod that uses a custom resurrection function via custom action or an Area of Effect resurrection function will crash.
This didn't crash before, a recent update seems to have caused this.

Steps to Reproduce
use any custom resurrection function via PushEvent("respawnfromghost") thats not one of the specified prefabs in player_common. Causes a crash.

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I don't think this is a bug. You should be passing data along with the event, like so:

player:PushEvent("respawnfromghost", {})

You may need more entries in that table, but the line you cited is catching one of them at least.

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so what do I put inside { }?

btw, my script is currently using v:PushEvent("respawnfromghost") as its an aoe revival effect.

This also didn't crash until a recent update.

However, your fix does help. Thank you rezecib. I didn't know exactly how to pass data with the pushevent.

Edited by FelixTheJudge

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Sorry about that, it did use to support nil data.  We'll have that fixed in our next updates.

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