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The Adventure Continues (6.1)
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Capping  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: v6.1.01
by: funkydude , totalpackage

Capping is a battleground timer mod with some extras.

Current Features:

  • All battlegrounds/arenas have start timers
  • Ashran - Event timers, battle timer, graveyard timer
  • Alterac Valley - Node timers, auto quest turnins, and sync
  • Arathi Basin - Node timers and final score estimation
  • Eye of the Storm - Flag respawn timer, flag carrier display, and final score estimation
  • Isle of Conquest - Node timers and siege engine timer
  • Warsong Gulch - Flag respawn timer and flag carrier display with health percent
  • Wintergrasp - Start timer, wall alerts, and auto show zone map
  • Zone Map - Change scale, narrow, and hide border
  • Other - Port expiration timers, queue wait timers, scoreboard/capture bar/vehicle seat repositioning

How to use:
  • Show options - "/capping" or right-click on a timer bar/anchor
  • Toggle anchor - left-click on a timer bar or use options menu
  • Send time info to SAY - shift left-click on that timer bar
  • Send time info to BG - ctrl left-click on that timer bar
  • Hide timer bar (also leaves queue if related) - ctrl, shift, or alt right-click on that timer bar
  • Target carrier (in WSG or EotS) - left-click on the carrier's display
  • Send carrier info to BG - ctrl left-click on the carrier's display

Why no auto-release and auto-join?:
  • I try not to promote bad habits in my mods.
  • No auto-release because knowing when you should or should not release is a part of being a smart player in battlegrounds. For example, say there is five seconds left to capture blacksmith and you die there. Auto-release will send you to the starting area, but if you wait five seconds, you release to blacksmith graveyard.
  • Another reason not to use auto-release is to have time to spy on the flag carrier after a failed kill attempt.
  • Auto-join was useful when there were single queues and long wait time/afk time. Today is different, of course.
  • I'm not telling you how to play, just giving you my reasons.

Why no convenient "Incoming" and such buttons?:
  • The users and I had a discussion about this before when Capping was on wowace. If spoiled, the users would not type something important if there's no lazy way to do it. Am I right?.
  • Messages probably no mod covers:
    1. Incoming? Well, how many? From which direction?
    2. Incoming BS. Oh wait, they're going LM now.
    3. Incoming BS, but we're all here already. I mean fight at the flag, they're capping.
    4. Need help at MT...3 enemies behind
    5. Incoming DR...3 stealth
    6. Flag carrier going ramp side, almost dead
    7. Flag carrier on the way up the roof, behind tree
    8. ...and so on
  • Don't you love seeing "INCOMING BS" "INCOMING BS" "INCOMING BS" with 2 enemies incoming and 5 people already defending? After about 5 more come to help chase these 2 kills, you get spammed "BS CLEAR".
  • Plenty of standalone mods that do this, so use those if needed.

Known issues:
  • Narrow map setting will not work if Mapster is installed. Disabling the battlemap module in Mapster will fix this.

Fix EoTS flag respawn time.
Fix WSG end timer bar restarting frequently.
Fix landmark error when zoning.
Improve the queue time code and always show a paused queue.
Add flag assault counter for EotS.
Start WSG remaining time bar earlier.
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Unread 06-10-10, 09:59 PM  
MrDarkflame
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Any plans to add LDB options or does anyone know an addon like this but for LDB?
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Unread 05-13-10, 02:59 AM  
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Originally posted by scarfyrre
The 'You are not in a raid group" is a known bug. It's not from this add-on (since I don't have it...yet), and we've not figured out if any add-on causes it. My husband and I both play, have different add-ons, and we get it constantly.

I think it's on Blizzard's side.
It is not really a bug, you could argue about it, but
In the past any commtraffic sent to "RAID" while being in a BG, would silently fail
Nowadays you get the "you arent in a raid " message.
It's the addons that need to add a check for that currently.
You could use StopAddonMessage or YAIAP /you arent in a party fix (debug mode) to find out the addon causing this message.
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I've been getting this error while running the latest version here while in various BG's. Doesn't seem to cause any problems or make Capping quit working, but here it is nonetheless.

[20:48:18] Interface\AddOns\Capping\core.lua:653: TexCoord out of range
[C]: ?
[C]: in function `SetTexCoord'
Interface\AddOns\Capping\core.lua:653: in function `SetValue'
Interface\AddOns\Capping\core.lua:586: in function `SetValue'
Interface\AddOns\Capping\core.lua:596: in function <Interface\AddOns\Capping\core.lua:588>
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Unread 04-22-10, 10:36 AM  
scarfyrre
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Originally posted by totalpackage
How sure are you that Capping is doing it and not anything else?
The 'You are not in a raid group" is a known bug. It's not from this add-on (since I don't have it...yet), and we've not figured out if any add-on causes it. My husband and I both play, have different add-ons, and we get it constantly.

I think it's on Blizzard's side.
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Originally posted by pewter77
I'm almost positive this is it, i am running the latest version downloaded here, i backed up my ui, deleted everything for a fresh wow, WTF, Interface Folders and every time i got into a bg, it would spam my chat with that.
Almost positive is negative. Make sure by running Capping by itself. That spam usually comes from unit frame mods.
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Unread 04-09-10, 03:42 AM  
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I'm almost positive this is it, i am running the latest version downloaded here, i backed up my ui, deleted everything for a fresh wow, WTF, Interface Folders and every time i got into a bg, it would spam my chat with that.
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totalpackage
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Originally posted by pewter77
in battlegrounds this addon spams me with "you are not in a group"
How sure are you that Capping is doing it and not anything else?
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Unread 04-04-10, 06:31 PM  
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in battlegrounds this addon spams me with "you are not in a group"
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Unread 04-02-10, 05:05 AM  
FlareLT
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Hi,

Wow 3.3.2, Capping 3.3.004.

Server: private (therefore will understand if author will ignore this bug report, but still - decided to report in case it helps somehow ).

Below is the error I get when I enter Battlegrounds (in this case - WSG).

Code:
Date: 2010-04-02 13:14:45
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Capping\battlegrounds.lua line 524:
   attempt to index global 'AlwaysUpFrame3' (a nil value)
Debug:
   [C]: ?
   Capping\battlegrounds.lua:524: func()
   Capping\core.lua:156: CheckCombat()
   Capping\battlegrounds.lua:541:
      Capping\battlegrounds.lua:526
   Capping\battlegrounds.lua:627: func()
   Capping\core.lua:156: CheckCombat()
   Capping\battlegrounds.lua:710: StartWSG()
   Capping\core.lua:370: ZoneCheck()
   Capping\core.lua:330: ?()
   Capping\core.lua:145:
      Capping\core.lua:144
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Anyway, capping still seems to work, but [score/player count/flag carrier] display section looks broken (for example shows only alliance mark, and not horde one; does not show score or player count) until score changes (then it updates, and looks as it should be).

If interested - I could investigate this issue further, for example: if this issue only shows up when entering WSG before it has begun (or if it also happens when I enter WSG which is already in progress), if this happens only during first battleground entered for that WoW session, or for subsequent ones too, what happens if I disable all other addons, etc. Didn't want to double-check all those things before I get feedback here (this means before I get response that anyone here is interested in this issue )

P.S. thanks for this nice addon anyway!
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Unread 03-18-10, 02:29 AM  
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Originally posted by totalpackage
Try latest. Left some debug code in and my account expired.
thanks !
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Unread 03-16-10, 11:38 PM  
totalpackage
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Originally posted by Farook
I'm using Capping and Chinchilla, and unfortunately they seem to interfere with each other.

...PS: Thanks for all your efforts you put into Capping! I'm lovin it!
Capping will not touch anything if you didn't use Capping to move it in the first place. Just clear your Capping settings: Capping -> Other -> Reset to Default (Hold Shift). You're welcome; thanks for being a loyal user all these years.
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Unread 03-16-10, 10:49 PM  
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I'm using Capping and Chinchilla, and unfortunately they seem to interfere with each other.

I normally use Chinchilla to reposition several elements of my UI, such as the World State Frame. Capping has an option to move this frame too. And so it comes that those two addons reset each other over and over again.

When I disable Capping temporarily, all the repositioning with Chinchilla works as intended. No more position resetting.

Do you think there is anything you can do about it?

PS: Thanks for all your efforts you put into Capping! I'm lovin it!
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Originally posted by oXid_FoX
with the latest (3.3.003), I've got this error just when I login:
[code]Error occured in: Global Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Capping\core.lua line 795: table index is nil...
Try latest. Left some debug code in and my account expired.
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with the latest (3.3.003), I've got this error just when I login:
Code:
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Capping\core.lua line 795:
   table index is nil
Debug:
   (tail call): ?
   (tail call): ?
   [C]: ?
   Capping\core.lua:795: StartBar()
   Capping\core.lua:87:
      Capping\core.lua:78
   Capping\core.lua:412: ZoneCheck()
   Capping\core.lua:331: ?()
   Capping\core.lua:146:
      Capping\core.lua:145
and then I can't cancel Wintergrasp timer too...
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Originally posted by Kazragore
Can't abort the Lake Wintergrasp-Timer anymore. Pls fix this.
Update to latest.
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