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Find angle between two Y positions...?

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Didn't work... :/

Now the vehicle is more or less locked to the ground....
This is the code I'm currently using:


GroundLevel = GetAltitude(Pos.x,Pos.z);

Direction += GravityVector;
vector3d OldPos = Pos;
Pos += Direction*g_delta;

if (Pos.y < GroundLevel+Radius)
{
float angle2 = atan2(sqrt((OldPos.x*OldPos.x)+(OldPos.z*OldPos.z)),OldPos.y);
float angle1 = atan2(sqrt((Pos.x*Pos.x)+(Pos.z*Pos.z)),Pos.y);
TerrainElevation = angle2-angle1;

// TerrainElevation = 50; //should be AngleOf(OldPos.y,Pos.y);
Direction.SetDirection(VehicleYaw,TerrainElevation,CurrentSpeed);

Pos.y = GroundLevel+Radius;
}



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I'll look at your code more carefully in a bit, but meanwhile, are you missing any radian/degree conversions?

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Ah, I think you're trying to solve a different problem than I thought. Try this:

Vector3 v = pos - oldPos;
pitch = atan2(v.y,sqrt(v.x*v.x+v.z*v.z)); // You might have to negate this

I think pitch is what you're calling 'TerrainElevation'.

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