11 March 2013
4 February 2012
Similar to instant messenger invisible detectors, this script relies on the fact that your online/offline status does not mean too much and scans for a list of agents. The system is meant to replace the default viewer online status reporting system by dynamically adding and taking people off the lists as they go on- and offline. Scanned agents do not even have to be in your friends list.
During tests we noticed the following:
In that sense, just the
change is meaningful. Do not base your assumptions on old data. That is, when the script tells you they are online, they have just now appeared online. Conversely, when the script tells you they are offline, they have just now gone offline.
However, if after a while you check your logs for the last state of an agent, the information is old and you should not rely on it.
The following scripts can be used to scan for online and offline agents:
| ||uses a notecard for agents and announces the online and offline statuses in-world via IM|
| ||listens to local chat for input and announces in-world via IM|
Based on their description, the following are available: