3D Outlining a structure with a command.

Discussion in 'Plugins and Coding' started by Bloxen, Oct 16, 2016.

  1. Bloxen

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    I just thought this a few minutes ago, and there doesn't seem to be a plugin that can do this. I figured this could be a very revolutionary way of manipulating blocks with a clever usage of commands. I wish I could properly illustrate this with some images, but imagine being able to use this for repositioning a certain ammount of blocks that are classified to their own block types. This "outline is acting like a 3D scan of the object, and will have a colored outline pertaining to which block it is. This in return could result a much more efficient way of fine tuning a structure. Does this sound like something that is feesible? Also I think that there should be verticle slabs, and the ability to rotate blocks at will.
     
  2. Younisco

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    Vertical slabs is something I really want.

    As for the command you're asking for, something similar is the /b over d<#> command with VoxelSniper. I understand what you're trying to explain, however I do not think it is anything in Minecraft as of now. :p
     
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  3. Bloxen

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    i mean to have a way to see a visable 3D outline. kind of like when you are trying to paste something in mcedit
     
  4. Ping Ether

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    Oh. I think you could use invisible shulkers with the glowing effect, next to each other.
     
  5. zSem_

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    ^^^^
    watch :p
     
  6. 1212hawks_

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    Hmmm. I don't know why they don't have one either...
     
  7. Younisco

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    Already saw that video. :p

    But it isn't an official block, that is just an ideas video. :]
     
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    yes I know :p