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Re: Connection Redirection?
>From: ThwartedEfforts <email@example.com>
>Subject: Re: Connection Redirection?
>Date: Thu, 22 Feb 1996 10:23:47 PST
>At 09:48 AM 2/22/96 PST, you wrote:
>>Personally, I think you'd have to add a function to server.c to switch the
>>connection numbers of the two players in the linked list. Not hard. But
>>worthwhile or useful??
>Agreed. I can not think of a specific instance where this would be useful,
>and in most cases, it would only confuse the user.
I once wanted something like this... about 3 years ago on Lambda. I was going to
use it for what later became known as 'morphing'. See you have a closet full of
bodies, any of which you can put on....
Other uses: advanced puppetry for RPGs, switching net server objects on the fly...
The uses are few, but generally fairly powerful.
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