Summoning a Lightning Bolt

Started by InfernoEverflame on Mon, 10/05/2020 - 01:00

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Summoning a Lightning Bolt
Mon, 10/05/2020 - 01:00

so, i made a mob that summons a lightning bolt everytime it dies. but, when i did a procedure that summons a lightning bolt when this entity dies, i get an error that say "workspace contains mod elements that don't compile properly" i need help.

Console tab:

Executing Gradle task: build
Build info: MCreator 2020.4.32115, forge-1.15.2, 64-bit, 3982 MB, Windows 10, JVM 1.8.0_252, JAVA_HOME: C:\Users\iam\Desktop\MCreator20204\jdk
> Configure project :
New Dep: net.minecraftforge:forge:1.15.2-31.2.0_mapped_snapshot_20200514-1.15.1
> Task :compileJava
C:\Users\iam\MCreatorWorkspaces\steve_inferno_edition\src\main\java\net\mcreator\steveinfernoedition\procedures\ error: constructor LightningBoltEntity in class LightningBoltEntity cannot be applied to given types; Entity entityToSpawn = new LightningBoltEntity(EntityType.LIGHTNING_BOLT, world.getWorld());
required: World,double,double,double,boolean
found: EntityType<LightningBoltEntity>,World
reason: actual and formal argument lists differ in length
1 error
> Task :compileJava FAILED
FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.
* What went wrong:
Execution failed for task ':compileJava'.
> Compilation failed; see the compiler error output for details.
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Please send the Workspace /…
Mon, 10/05/2020 - 05:39

Please send the Workspace / Screenshot of the Procedure.

You can not spawn lightning…
Mon, 10/05/2020 - 09:39

You can not spawn lightning this way. Use strike lightning procedure block for this.

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