Get a Player's view distance

Discussion in 'Plugin Development' started by PVP9dc, Nov 12, 2013.

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    How can i get a Player's view distance?
    Thank you for your help! :D
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    I'm decently sure that is client-sided.
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    The_Doctor_123 You are correct, it is impossible to get a players view distance because it is client side.

    PVP9dc You might be able to get the max distance a player can see via a server with the view-distance from the
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    If you're trying to get a packet (not send one), I don't think this can be done with just the Bukkit API; however, there is a plugin/API called ProtocolLib that allows you to intercept packets whenever they're received. Looking into that might be what you're looking for.
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