MUSHclient Tips and Tricks

December 08, 2011 03:18PM
I use MUSHclient. A few things I've done so far are:

-Adapted a health bar plugin to display my hp/mp/mv in color-coded bars (eg. it goes from bright green to dark red in various shades as I lose health).
-Made a sidebar to keep track of all of my affects and color-code them accordingly when they drop so they can be renewed. In the midst of quickly scrolling screens (battle, travel, etc.) I tend to miss some things, but it's quite obvious when something drops with my sidebar.
-An Alduk/Identify parser to convert IDs to my master spreadsheet for searching and sorting. Can handle both equipment and preps.
-Various other custom triggers and aliases.

Some time ago I made a plugin to keep track of current inventory and equipment in a separate window, but I lost it so I'll need to recode it.

I figured I would start sharing some tricks here and eventually post some plugins. Most of my stuff is in one giant .lua file so it will take a bit of time to reorganize it into standalone plugins. In the end, though, all these things make my gameplay more efficient. Less time typing long commands, score, affects, inv, eq, etc. and more time focused on what my character is doing. Not to claim I'm any good at PK though...

Feel free to share your tricks as well and maybe we can eventually make this sticky-worthy! :)



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 12/08/2011 03:45PM by joecloud.
Subject Author Posted

MUSHclient Tips and Tricks

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:18PM

Re: MUSHclient Tips and Tricks

sketch219 January 27, 2012 06:22PM

Unlimited targeting system

joecloud December 10, 2011 06:41AM

My MUSHclient triggers and aliases are these

DurNominator(VIP) December 09, 2011 11:14AM

Posting my autoexplore here since I can't get a plugin to work

reject-o December 09, 2011 06:42AM

Speedwalk/run in any direction until you cannot

joecloud December 08, 2011 07:56PM

Improved Exits Line

joecloud December 09, 2011 05:30AM

*No way! You are still fighting!

joecloud December 08, 2011 09:02PM

Timer safeguard (recommended addition)

joecloud December 08, 2011 08:15PM

Recommended becomes somewhat required

joecloud December 08, 2011 08:54PM

Prefix any command by where

joecloud December 08, 2011 06:02PM

Add target to any command (single targetting system)

joecloud December 08, 2011 05:52PM

Important fix

joecloud December 10, 2011 06:28AM

Digit Aliases for Quick Shortcuts

joecloud December 08, 2011 05:29PM

Small bug fix

joecloud December 09, 2011 03:13PM

Heh I've actually been working on some stuff for MUSHClient

reject-o December 08, 2011 03:57PM

I'd like to see some of this...

joecloud December 08, 2011 05:06PM

Here ya go..

reject-o December 09, 2011 06:08AM

Use Directions as Aliases

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:44PM

Better Command Stacking (Support Aliases)

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:37PM

OK, the forums stripped the space out of "space star." Don't miss the space. (n/t)

joecloud December 08, 2011 05:11PM

Look and Consider

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:30PM

I use something similar to this - careful if you're playing a transmuter!

Coumidin December 08, 2011 03:55PM

Yeah. I popped out deep in Aran-Gird's dungeon

daurwyn(VIP) December 12, 2011 09:55AM

Slap Self Solution

joecloud December 08, 2011 05:09PM

Just use Send instead of Execute to avoid other aliases firing, it takes less script execution time too (n/t)

Mort December 09, 2011 03:47AM

Good point -- I'm just in the habit of using Execute because I usually want other aliases to fire. In this case you don't. (n/t)

joecloud December 09, 2011 05:31AM

Quick Look/Scan/Unlock/Open

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:24PM

Combo Unlock and Open

joecloud December 08, 2011 03:38PM



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