x

Search in
Sort by:

Question Status:

Search help

  • Simple searches use one or more words. Separate the words with spaces (cat dog) to search cat,dog or both. Separate the words with plus signs (cat +dog) to search for items that may contain cat but must contain dog.
  • You can further refine your search on the search results page, where you can search by keywords, author, topic. These can be combined with each other. Examples
    • cat dog --matches anything with cat,dog or both
    • cat +dog --searches for cat +dog where dog is a mandatory term
    • cat -dog -- searches for cat excluding any result containing dog
    • [cats] —will restrict your search to results with topic named "cats"
    • [cats] [dogs] —will restrict your search to results with both topics, "cats", and "dogs"

Office Holiday

Epic Games' offices will be on holiday from June 22nd to July 7th. During this period support will be limited. Our offices will reopen on Monday, July 8th. 

SpringArmComponent getting shorter on SetActorTransform

My pawn has a camera attached to a spring arm. At some point I move the pawn by SetActorTransform for ~100 frames. After each small jump the camera gets a bit closer to the pawn.

I logged the parent relative locations of the arm and the camera and they stay 0. The arm length doesn't change either because setting its proper value in every frame doesn't prevent the drifting. Socket offset also remains 0. The camera does stay put if it's attached to the root component.

Product Version: Not Selected
Tags:
more ▼

asked Jul 13 '14 at 09:08 AM in Blueprint Scripting

avatar image

ZoltanE
1.6k 79 93 142

avatar image ZoltanE Jul 13 '14 at 09:51 AM

The issue is not present when using the Teleport node. That node will not place the teleported actor where it wouldn't fit (even if the actor has collision turned off) and that might be a clue to the source of the problem.

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users

0 answers: sort voted first
Be the first one to answer this question
toggle preview:

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 5.2 MB each and 5.2 MB total.

Follow this question

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

Answers to this question