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Hello,

I need a little help for the new [AUTO] function and generally with the LUA thingie...

I'm sure you have documented this somewhere, but I need some direct advice with an example to get this in my mind.

situation:

I have two Lua Variables for the PMDG MD-11

L:pmdg_hide_yoke=0

(hides the pilots yoke when set to "1")

L:HIDE_OVERHEAD_SWITCHES_var=0

(hides the overhead switches to gain some frames when set to "1")

Now, I want to get this two variables into the [AUTO] function to have the yokes hidden and the overhead switches, too.

I have made a LUA file named MD11init.lua

Inside this file theres the entry:

ipc.writeLvar(pmdg_hide_yoke,1)

(thats the part where the first big error is, I think)

and in the FSUIPV4.ini theres the entry

[Auto.PMDG MD-11]

1=MD11init

(and there's the second error, I think)

It's obvisiuous that I have no clue what to do and how to handle the LVars with the [AUTO] function or how to get them into a LUA file....

:?: :?: :?: :?:

So, please be so kind and help me...!

thank you very much as ever!

guenter

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oh, sometimes there have to be just a little dinner between question and answer:

I made it!!!! I'm so proud (don't lough!)

[Auto.PMDG MD-11]

1=Lua MD11init

and the file contains

ipc.writeLvar("L:pmdg_hide_yoke", 1)

coooooool ;-)

Thanks for the new function!!!!

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