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CHEM
This article is about a CAOS command or function.
Category Creatures
Version C1/C2/CV/C3/DS
Command
Parameters
Function
Parameters
Return type ]]
Related
CAOS
Concepts Stimulus

CHEM is a CAOS command used to output or change the amount of a given chemical in a creature's bloodstream.

CHEM for Output[edit]

Syntax: CHEM chemical#(int)

Used in place of a numeric constant or variable.

Returns the amount of the given chemical# in the creature's bloodstream.

CHEM for Input[edit]

Syntax: CHEM chemical#(int) amount(signed float)

Standalone command.

Changes the chemical# (from the C3 chemical list) selected in the creatures bloodstream by the amount specified, this can be negative numbers to remove a chemical from a creature's bloodstream, however the final amount in the creature's bloodstream cannot drop below 0.

Examples[edit]

CHEM being used in the command line to output the amount of 'life' in the selected creature's bloodstream:

TARG NORN OUTV CHEM 125 

Being used to delete the selected creature if it has less than 0.1 'life' in its bloodstream:

TARG NORN
SETV va00 CHEM 125
DOIF va00 < 0.1
  KILL NORN
ENDI

Being used to add 0.25 to the amount of life in a creature's bloodstream:

TARG NORN
CHEM 125 0.25

Being used to remove 0.5 from the amount of cyanide in a creature's bloodstream:

TARG NORN
CHEM 67 -0.5

Being used in addition to a stimulus to give extra chemicals (a full mole of water and a little Vitamin C):

scrp 2 21 1000 1
stim writ from 97 1
targ from
chem 33 1
chem 99 0.1
targ ownr
endm