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usage:howto [2019/06/30 20:02]
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usage:howto [2019/07/16 22:41]
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 ====== Advtrains Tutorial ====== ====== Advtrains Tutorial ======
-The **usage** namespace hosts the draft for a tutorial about the [[https://​advtrains.de|advtrains mod]]. It is designed, to be simple, concise and complete. Feel free to edit this page if you want!+The ''​usage'' ​namespace hosts the draft for a tutorial about the [[https://​advtrains.de|advtrains mod]]. It is designed, to be simple, concise and complete. Feel free to edit this page if you want!
  
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-Detector rails turn adjacent mesecons ​**on** when a train is standing/​driving over them. They can be used with Mesecon Torches.+Detector rails turn adjacent mesecons ​''​on'' ​when a train is standing/​driving over them. They can be used with Mesecon Torches.
  
 {{:​usage:​craft-detector-rail.png?​nolink&​400|}} {{:​usage:​craft-detector-rail.png?​nolink&​400|}}
  
 ===== Trains ===== ===== Trains =====
-//Main article: [[usage:​trains|Trains]]//​+//Main article: [[usage:​trains:start|Trains]]//
  
  
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   * The first button will make you move to the [[usage:​trains:​driver_stand|driver stand]], so you can drive the train.   * The first button will make you move to the [[usage:​trains:​driver_stand|driver stand]], so you can drive the train.
-    * You must have the [[usage:​privileges:​train_operator|train_operator ​privilege]] to drive trains. Advtrains should give it automatically in single player mode. If not, you can grant it using: <​code>/​grantme train_operator</​code>​+    * You must have the ''​[[usage:​privileges:​train_operator|train_operator]]''​ privilege ​to drive trains. Advtrains should give it automatically in single player mode. If not, you can grant it using: <​code>/​grantme train_operator</​code>​
     * Some trains require the doors to be open to change to Driver stand.     * Some trains require the doors to be open to change to Driver stand.
   * The second button should say "Wagon properties"​ and appears only for the wagon owner. As of time of writing this allows to set whichever players are allowed to drive the train.   * The second button should say "Wagon properties"​ and appears only for the wagon owner. As of time of writing this allows to set whichever players are allowed to drive the train.
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-The **[F]** shows whether the train is driving forward or in reverse direction. +The ''​[F]'' ​shows whether the train is driving forward or in reverse direction. 
-The upper bar is the train'​s current speed, while the lower bar shows what speed you ordered ​the train to hold or **Manual operation** if you manage the speed yourself. Assuming you have the [[https://​wiki.minetest.net/​Controls|default controls]], the following key bindings apply:+The upper bar is the train'​s current speed. The lower bar normally says "​Manual operation"​ - that means the train is controlled by a train driver(you). 
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 +It might also show an "​ATC"​ bar, in which case the train is in "​Automatic Mode" and will always try to reach and hold the speed shown. This mode is activated when the train receives an ATC command ​or you enter a "​set ​speed" key combinationYou can then switch back to manual mode by pressing the "​Brake"​ key once. 
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 +Assuming you have the [[https://​wiki.minetest.net/​Controls|default controls]], the following key bindings apply:
  
   * W: faster   * W: faster
   * S: slower   * S: slower
   * A/D: open and close left/right doors   * A/D: open and close left/right doors
-  * Space: brake (shown by >​B<, ​target speed will be decreased automatically)+  * Space: brake (shown by >​B<, ​switches to "​manual operation"​)
   * Sneak+S: set speed to 0 (brake to stop!)   * Sneak+S: set speed to 0 (brake to stop!)
   * Sneak+A: set speed to 4 (~ 15 km/h)   * Sneak+A: set speed to 4 (~ 15 km/h)
   * Sneak+D: set speed to 8 (~ 30 km/h)   * Sneak+D: set speed to 8 (~ 30 km/h)
   * Sneak+W: set full speed   * Sneak+W: set full speed
-  * Sneak+Space: ​toggle brake (brake will not release when releasing ​the keys, shown by >^B<)+  * Sneak+Space: ​Show the Onboard Computer
  
 ==== Coupling wagons ==== ==== Coupling wagons ====
usage/howto.txt · Last modified: 2020/12/23 14:20 by ywang