What are residence flags?(top)
Residence flags are permissions that control what other players can and cannot do on player Residences. For example, the build flag controls who can build on a residence. Opening a chest or accessing a block that contains other blocks (a furnace, for example) is controlled by the container flag.
These flags can be set for everyone or per player. For example, normally, you would not want everyone to be able to access your chests, but you may have a few close players that you trust to not steal anything. If a player does not have permissions, then they are unable to steal from you or destroy anything on your residence.
Warning: If players abuse the flag(s) you gave them, staff members cannot always help you. By giving players a flag, you are also giving them permission to use it, so make sure that you only give flags to players you trust.
/res info - Review all flags for the residence you have visited. If you hover over a name on this list, the specific flags given to that player will be shown.
/res default - Resets all flags on your residence to the default state.
Instead of Commands, you may use the chest user interface to set flags, which is explained further below.
Set: Setting flags for your whole residence(top)Using these Commands would affect all players.
Example: /res set use true; this would allow everyone to open doors and/or push buttons on your residence.
- To set a flag for everyone (allow something), use /res set [[flag] true].
Example: /res set use false; this would deny everyone to open doors and/or push buttons on your residence, the exact opposite from the first command.
- To deny a flag for everyone (disallow something), use: /res set [[flag] false].
Example: /res set use remove; this would remove the flag from the list of set flags, and set its value to the default (by default, no one can use things on your residence).
- To reset a flag for everyone (set back to the default value), use /res set [[flag] remove].
Note: You can shorten the true, false, and remove Commands by using the first letter only (t, f, and r).
Also, if the parameters confuse you, you can simply leave them out. That will take you to the chest interface (example: /res set).
Gset: Setting flags for Residence Groups(top)Using these Commands will give flags to anyone in certain Residence Groups.
- To give a flag to a group, use /res gset groupname [[flag1] true].
- Example: /res gset myfriends build true; this would allow anyone in your myfriends group to build on your residence.
- To deny a flag from a group, use /res gset groupname [[flag1] false].
- Example: /res gset enemies move false; this would prevent anyone in your enemies group from coming onto your residence.
- To remove a flag from a player (set it back to default), use /res gset groupname [[flag1] remove].
- Example: /res gset griefers build remove. This removes the build flag from the griefers group; you would normally use this after you have already given a flag to someone.
Pset: Setting flags for an individual player(top)Using these Commands would affect a single player only.
- To give a flag to a player (allow him/her to do something), use /res pset playername [[flag] true].
- Example: /res pset Aikar build true; this would allow Aikar to build on your residence.
- To deny a flag from a player (disallow a player from doing something), use /res pset playername [[flag] false].
- Example: /res pset Aikar move false; this would prevent Aikar from coming onto your residence. You can undo this by removing this flag again. Use the remove argument for that.
- To remove a flag from a player (set it back to default), use /res pset playername [[flag] remove].
- Example: /res pset Aikar build remove; this removes the build flag from Aikar; you would normally use this after you have already given a flag to someone (see the previous command).
Cset and cpset: Setting from a chest interface(top)Using the cset command gives players the option of setting flags from a chest interface instead of by using Commands.
- To set permissions for everyone, use /res cset [residence number].
- To set permissions for one player, use /res cpset [!residence number] [playername].
- To set permissions for a group, use /res cgset [group name].
You can left-click on the round dye to toggle flags and right click to reset them back to their default state.
Cset is also useful in determining the current flag states and changing large amounts of flags quickly.
Commonly used flags(top)
This list includes the basic flags that are the most often used. For a more detailed list of all the possible flags available, please see advflags.emc.gs
- build - Allows the placing/destroying blocks, lighting fires, and placing liquids.
- use - Allows the usage of doors, buttons, and similar items.
- container - Allows the opening of chests, furnaces, brewing stands, and other similar things.
- move - Allows people to enter and teleport onto your residence.
- redstone - Necessary for altering/destroying repeaters and comparators, and inverting daylight sensors.
- villager - Allows people to trade with villagers.
This page contains the most commonly used flags and their Commands. For a full overview of all flags and also more advanced Commands, please see advflags.emc.gs.
In Town you are given a 60x60 protected residence.
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