ShackTactical Fireteam Member Markers

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Description

The ShackTactical Fireteam Member Markers component automatically creates markers which show a player the position and orientation of other troops in his fireteam (group). This marker system is designed to work with the CO Folk ARPS Platoons on servers which disable all extended map information.

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Required files

All the code associated with this component is found in:

  • init.sqf
  • f\common\ShackTac_setLocalFTMemberMarkers.sqf
  • f\common\ShackTac_localFTMemberMarker.sqf

How to use

What players see

Coloured markers are used to denote the position and orientation of other troops in his fireteam (group):

UnitMarker ShapeMarker ColourMarker Text
Any in the player's groupMIL_TRIANGLEColourYellowNone

Tips

  • Fireteam member markers show up on the GPS, which can be useful for players moving through urban environments.

How to disable

Open the file init.sqf and look for the code segment entitled:

// F2 - ShackTactical Fireteam Member Markers

Edit the line below, adding // to the start:

[] execVM "f\common\ShackTac_setlocalFTMemberMarkers.sqf";

Credits

  • Fer
  • Raedor
  • Dux
  • kevb0