NID's Toolbox Light - MOTD

Displays welcome message to players logging in, accepts all Eco's formatting. Stores MOTD in a text file for easy edits. Managed from command line and/or config files.

MOTD module

for NidToolbox Light

requries nid-core module available here

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Brings back "Welcome Message" known from the old NidToolbox, to brighten every user login event :)

MOTD module offers:

  • Highly customisable welcome message functionality.
  • Can be governed by config files and/or from within the game via commands.
  • Easy reloads, without the need of a server restart.
  • Possibility to show MOTD as popup, chat message or both.
  • Server owner controls both the title of the message (the "brackets tag") as well as the title window.
  • Config file as well as the default message are generated on startup of the plugin.

Requirements:

As any module of NidToolbox set, it requires nid-core version 1.0.1+ module, available here

Settings files:

Config files are located at Configs\Mods\NidToolbox\

Motd.json - stores configuration options of the plugin.

MotdMessage.txt - stores actual MOTD message. It accepts all usual Eco's formatting tags .i.e <b> <u> <color> or even icons.

See below for examples.

Motd.json


    {
      "Info1": "NidToolbox Light: MOTD settings.",
      "MotdEnabled": true,
      "ShowAsPopUp": false,
      "ShowInChat": true,
      "WindowTitle": "MOTD"
    }
                    

MotdMessage.txt


    <size=42><color=yellow><b>Welcome to our Server</b></color></size>
    Please make sure you familiarized yourself with our rules.
    
    Have fun!
    
    <i>Server admins</i>
                    

Available commands:

/help nidMotd

Displays information about all commands contained within this module.

/nidmotd-reload

Reloads MOTD message from the MotdMessage.txt file.

/nidmotd-reload


    /nidmotd-reload
                    

/nidmotd-show

Shows current MOTD message.

/nidmotd-show


    /nidmotd-show
                    

/nidmotd-enable

Sets the whole module to enabled or disabled state

/nidmotd-enable bool trueFalse


    /nidmotd-enable true/false
                    

/nidmotd-chat

Enables or disables of displaying the MOTD in chat.

/nidmotd-chat bool trueFalse


    /nidmotd-chat true/false
                    

/nidmotd-popup

Enables or disables of displaying the MOTD as pop-up window.

/nidmotd-popup bool trueFalse


    /nidmotd-popup true/false
                    

/nidmotd-title

Sets title of both the bracket's tag as well as the MOTD Popup window (if enabled).

/nidmotd-title string someTitle


    /nidmotd-title Welcome
                    

Current Version: 1.0.1

Supported Eco Version: 9.2.x

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