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MPF Event

A ball (or balls) have just entered the ball device called “name”.

Note that this is a relay event based on the “unclaimed_balls” arg. Any unclaimed balls in the relay will be processed as new balls entering this device.

Please be aware that we did not add those balls to balls or available_balls of the device during this event.

Keyword arguments

(See the Conditional Events guide for details for how to create entries in your config file that only respond to certain combinations of the arguments below.)

A reference to the ball device object that is posting this event.
The number of balls that have not yet been claimed.

Event is posted by ball_devices: