re: Using the combat log
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Join Date: Jul 2012
01-16-2013, 06:24 AM
Originally Posted by
It seemed pretty clear what he was saying.
Any 3rd party program/app that interacts with STO in realtime...bad. Something reading from the combatlog in realtime is interacting with STO in realtime...thus bad.
Something that reads a static combatlog - not in realtime - is not the same...thus "not bad" in that sense...
My take on it is simply that he didn't realize that that the built in combatlog text file was written real time, and was assuming that if the program was real-time, it was probably real-time by means of memory scanning or injection into the STO Client executable, which is a problem.