part_system_get_layer


Description

This function can be used to retrieve the unique layer ID value for the given particle system. You supply the particle system ID value (as returned by the function part_system_create_layer) and the function will return the ID value of the layer.


Syntax:

part_system_get_layer(ind);

Argument Description
ind The particle system ID value to get the layer ID of


Returns:

Real (unique layer ID value or 0 if the layer is an internally managed one)


Example:

if part_system_get_layer(global.p_sys) != "effects_layer"
    {
    part_system_layer(global.p_sys, "effects_layer";
    }

The above code will check a particle system to see what layer it is on and if it is not on the given layer it will be changed.