KeepAreaUp(area as ID, instance as ID) as Boolean
- The area ID that is being kept up.
- The instance that needs to be restarted (often 0 for system areas)
Called only at world server level, and instructs the server to start the specified area server process, and if the area crashes, to immediately restart it. It is used for vital areas that must stay running, such as system areas.
// The below function sends a call to the world server to keep this area up function KeepUp() area as ID = GetAreaNumber() instance as ID = GetInstanceNumber() rmc as class RemoteCallOut rmc.toInstance.AreaID=0 rmc.toInstance.AreaInstanceNumber=0 rmc.toScript = SYSTEM.EXEC.THISSCRIPT rmc.toFunction = "EnsureStayUp" rmc.failScript = SYSTEM.EXEC.THISSCRIPT rmc.failFunction = "MyRCFailHandler" rmc.args["areaID"] = area rmc.args["instanceID"] = instance remoteCall(rmc) // This makes the remote call to the world server to the // function "EnsureStayUp" . remote function EnsureStayUp(rmc as class RemoteCallIn) area as ID = rmc.args["areaID"] instance as ID = rmc.args["instanceID"] if(GetAreaNumber() = 0 and GetInstanceNumber = 0) // Are we at the world level KeepAreaUp(area, instance) . .