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GetPlayerDistanceFromPoint was added in SA-MP 0.3c This function was added in SA-MP 0.3c R3 and will not work in earlier versions!


Calculate the distance between a player and a map coordinate.

(playerid, Float:X, Float:Y, Float:Z)
playeridThe ID of the player to calculate the distance from.
Float:XThe X map coordinate.
Float:YThe Y map coordinate.
Float:ZThe Z map coordinate.

Return Values:

The distance between the player and the point as a float.

Example Usage:

/* when the player types '/vend' into the chat box, they'll see this.*/
public OnPlayerCommandText(playerid, cmdtext[])
    if(strcmp(cmdtext, "/vend", true) == 0)
            Float: fDistance = GetPlayerDistanceFromPoint(playerid, 237.9, 115.6, 1010.2),
        format(szMessage, sizeof(szMessage), "You're %0.2f meters away from the vending machine.", fDistance);
        SendClientMessage(playerid, 0xA9C4E4FF, szMessage);
        return 1;
    return 0;

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