UEVR_UObject

What is UObject?

UObject are objects that are part of the Unreal Engine's object system. They are backed by a UClass and can be used to represent anything in the game, such as actors, components, and more.

Meta Functions

object:__index(key: string)

Wrapper for object:get_property(key). Can be used to call functions on the UObject.

ex:

obj:SomeFunction()
local asdf = obj.SomeProperty

object:__newindex(key: string, value: any)

Wrapper for object:set_property(key, value)

ex:

obj.SomeProperty = 123

Functions

UEVR_UObject.static_class()

Returns the UEVR_UClass* descriptor for UObject.

obj:get_address()

Returns the base address of the UObject.

obj:get_fname()

Returns a UEVR_FName object.

obj:get_full_name()

Returns the full name of the UObject as a Lua string.

obj:is_a(class: UClass*)

Returns true if the UObject is an instance of the specified class.

obj:as_class()

Returns the UObject as an instance of UEVR_UClass, or nil if it is not a class.

obj:as_struct()

Returns the UObject as an instance of UEVR_UStruct, or nil if it is not a struct.

obj:as_function()

Returns the UObject as an instance of UEVR_UFunction, or nil if it is not a function.

obj:get_class()

Returns the UEVR_UClass* object of the UObject.

obj:get_outer()

Returns the outer UEVR_UObject* of the UObject.

obj:get_property(name: string)

Returns the value of the specified property of the UObject.

obj:set_property(name: string, value: any)

Sets the value of the specified property of the UObject. Not all properties are supported.

obj:call(name: string, args...)

Calls the specified function of the UObject with the specified arguments.