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Re: Re: Perl Game Interface and Weapons

by Vynce (Friar)
on May 24, 2001 at 12:49 UTC ( #82849=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Perl Game Interface and Weapons
in thread Perl Tanks

how would you distinguish between active & passive radar in this game?

multiple tanks is an amusing idea.
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Re: Re: Re: Perl Game Interface and Weapons
by SilverB1rd (Scribe) on May 24, 2001 at 18:02 UTC

    With active radar you emit a radar beam and wait for the return signal but with passive you are looking for the radar beam emited by the active radar.

    So with active radar you go looking for your enemy but with passive you let the enemy come to you.

    just think if you put a passive radar on a steath body. ;-)

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