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bab javier
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hi! anyone familiar with the codes of this game? it came from the book "Micro Java Game Development" by David Fox...actually, i just downloaded the code
there are methods there from the GameCanvas class, like initEnemies and initPowerups, that doesn't have specific method calls for them. i have pieced through the codes of the other classes but cannot find one. these are user-defined methods and they are always executed. i can't make sense out of it


thanks for the help in advance, guys!
 
Fernando Sanz
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Where can I download the code from, so that I can have a look and see if I understand it?
 
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Go to www.awprofessional.com and type the ISBN (0672323427) into the search field. Click the book and you'll see links to the source code.
And the initXXX() methods are being called from a command listener block in RacingGame/src/Tracks.java (apparently when the user selects one of the available tracks)...
[ August 18, 2003: Message edited by: Lasse Koskela ]
 
bab javier
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tnx again i kinda overlooked it
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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