NAME

clone_object() - load a copy of an object

SYNOPSIS

object clone_object( string name, ... );

DESCRIPTION

Load  a  new  object  from  definition <name>, and give it a new unique
name.  Returns the new object.  An object with a nonzero  environment()
cannot be cloned.  Optionally, additional arguments may be passed to
clone_object() which will be passed to 'create()' in the new object.

EXAMPLE

object ob = clone_object("/obj/torch") ; // clone a torch object
object money = clone_object("/obj/money", 10, "dollars" ) ; // clone a money object and set initial values

SEE ALSO

destruct(3), move_object(3), new(3)