Notify Owner on Touch

// Send an IM using the text in helpmsg to the objects owner on touch.
// Will also send an acknowledgement IM using the text in ackmsg to the touching av.
// Optionally, if a notecard exists in the prim, it will also
// send that to the owner, as an extra, more 'in your face' prompt.
// Kimm Paulino
// Written for Synonyme Toll, Aug 2011
string helpmsg = "Someone needs help!";
string ackmsg = "I've IM'd Syn, the store owner.  If she doesn't materialise in a puff of smoke in the next few minutes, "
    + "well, I guess she is offline or afk, but I'm sure she will get back to you as soon as she can.  Do feel free to "
    + "continue browsing and thank you for stopping by the home of Synz Creations -";
    touch_start (integer num_detected)
        key owner = llGetOwner();
        key sender = llDetectedKey(0);
        string name = llKey2Name (sender);
        list timestamp = llParseString2List(llGetTimestamp(),["T","."],[""]);
        string time = llList2String(timestamp, 0) + " " + llList2String(timestamp, 1);
        llInstantMessage (sender, ackmsg);
        llInstantMessage (owner, time + " " + helpmsg + " [" + name + "]");
        // as an extra prompt, if a notecard is stored in the prim, send that
        // to the owner too ...
        string nc = llGetInventoryName(INVENTORY_NOTECARD, 0);
        if (nc != "")
            llGiveInventory(owner, nc); 


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