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Check for required engine features on startup
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sfan5 committed Apr 27, 2021
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default.LIGHT_MAX = 14
default.get_translator = S

-- Check for engine features required by MTG
-- This provides clear error behaviour when MTG is newer than the installed engine
-- and avoids obscure, hard to debug runtime errors.
-- This section should be updated before release and older checks can be dropped
-- when newer ones are introduced.
if not minetest.is_creative_enabled or not minetest.has_feature({
direct_velocity_on_players = true,
use_texture_alpha_string_modes = true,
}) then
error("\nThis version of Minetest Game is incompatible with your engine version "..
"(which is too old). You should download a version of Minetest Game that "..
"matches the installed engine version.\n")

-- GUI related stuff
-- Set formspec prepend
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