The three virtues of a programmer: Laziness, Impatience, and Hubris. – Larry Wall

Difference between revisions of "Replication overview"

From Unreal Wiki, The Unreal Engine Documentation Site
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Reverted edits by Domtheo (Talk) to last revision by Wormbo)
m (-red link)
Line 14: Line 14:
==Replication concepts==
==Replication concepts==
* [[Relevance]]
* [[Legacy:Relevance|Relevance]]
* [[Role and RemoteRole]]
* [[Legacy:Role|Role and RemoteRole]]
* [[NetMode]]
* [[Legacy:NetMode|NetMode]]
* [[Simulation]]
* [[Simulation]]

Revision as of 06:17, 23 February 2016

"Replication" redirects here. For a description of the replication block in UnrealScript source code see replication block.

In Unreal Engine games replication is the concept of passing data between the server and clients in network games. Closely related is simulation, which is the concept of "guessing" server behavior on network clients using only the information already available to the client.

Despite consisting of a relatively small set of rules, applying replication concepts usually scares programmers new to UnrealScript and makes even UnrealScript veterans scratch their head once in a while. This collection of reference articles and tutorials attempts to make your journey into the land of replication as easy as possible.


Replication concepts

Replication examples