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Gladius  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 4.0.0
by: Proditor, Resike, Rinu

What is Gladius?
Gladius adds enemy unit frames to arenas for easier targeting and focusing. It shows a health bar, a mana bar below the health bar (optional), a cast bar below the mana bar (optional), a class icon to the left side of the health bar (optional) and important buffs and crowd control durations (optional, overlays the class icon). The frame resizes itself to the current bracket (optional).

Gladius uses the 3.0.2 arena unit ids, therefore it'll add units automatically to the frame (byebye targeting macros) and you'll always be able to target/focus the enemies, regardless of if they are added when you're in combat. The cast bars and the buff/debuff timers should be 100% correct.

You can add important buffs and crowd controls in the auralist.lua file. You will have to select a priority for it. If a buff/debuff is already displaying when the spell is cast it'll only show up on the class icon if the priority equals or is higher than the current one displayed.

More features:
Arena enemies targets (optional): displays the class of the arena enemy's current target in a small frame on the health bar to the right.

Trinket status (optional): has a few different display options, but in general it shows if the PvP Trinket is ready for the arena enemy.

Slash commands:
/gladius ui, config, options - displays the configuration screen
/gladius test1-5 - shows a test frame with the chosen amount of test units
/gladius hide - hides the test frame
/gladius trinket - simulates a trinket being used for the first arena target

But.. but.. this is very similar to Proximo and SSAF?
Yes, I simply created this as a learning project for Lua. I actually didn't plan on releasing it but in the end I thought it turned out pretty good and decided to give it a go. I do not expect to start competing with the big boys, but perhaps someone else is interested in using it.

Thanks:
Thanks to Proximo, SSArena Frames and their respective developers for working as both inspirational and informational sources.

Note: If you find any errors or bugs, please report them to me via http://proditor.wowinterface.com/

3.3.5

Auras for Class Icons, now accept spells with spell ids too.

3.3.4

Fixed an issue with Grid style trinket icon's color, when entering into a new arena.

3.3.3

Fixed an issue with Grid style trinket icon's color, when the unit is becomes unstealthed and it's trinket is on cooldown.

3.3.2

Fixed an issue with Grid style trinket icon's color, when entering into a new arena.
Some other smaller fixes.

3.3.1

Fixed an issue with Grid style trinket icon's color, when the unit is becomes unstealthed and it's trinket is on cooldown.
Toc version number fix.


3.3.0

Added different cast bar texture for uninterruptable spells. (Thanks for balciseri.)
Added an option to change the bar texture for uninterruptable spells.
Commented SetTemplates out, since it's no longer used right now.
Dispel module updates.
Highlight module updates.
Mouse over highlight will be properly disabled when you disable the Highlight module.
Converted textures to RLE targa.
Minimalist LSM fix.
Localization fixes.
Some other minor changes.

3.2.9

Fixed an issue with the "Class Icon Important Auras" check button's functionality.
Added an options "Class Icon Spec Icon" to show the specialization icons, instead of the class icon in the Class Icon module.
"Advanced Options" is enabled by default from now.
Some other smaller fixes.
Options module updates.
Localization updates.

3.2.8

Fixed an issue with trinket icon update in test mode.

3.2.7

Fixed an issue which caused too many actions and spammed errors inside arenas.
Updating colors with the color picker won't murder your fps anymore. (Not all of them are fixed yet.)
Fixed an issuw which caused DRTracer "Gloss Color" not to work.
"DRTraceker Gloss" options is now false by default.
"DR Text Color" color picker is removed.
Updated Dispel icons, different specs with no dispel will no longer have a Dispel icon. (Like Shadow Priest.)
Color pickers will no longer generte useless CPU usage while the mouse is not moving on them.
Removed old spec detection functions.
Updated "HealthBar" module.
Adde Monk's class color picker option into the "HealthBar" module.
Some upvalue changes.
Fixed a typo in "Subtlety".
Localization updates.
Test mode updates.

3.2.6

Drastically reduced cpu usage on some cases. (80%)
Module file name updates.
Auras module updates.
Added tooltips for Buffs/Debuffs.
Added cooldown model for Buffs/Debuffs.
Cooldown model can be enabled/disabled/reversed on the Buffs/Debuffs tab.
Buff/Debuff timers can be disabled on the Buffs/Debuffs tab.
Fixed an issue which caused buff/debuff frames to overlap on each other.
Dispel module updates.
Timer module updates.
Dispel module should get properly updated on profile changes.
DR Tracker module should get properly updated on profile changes.
DR Tracker frames will properly hide/show when it's category is disabled/enabled.
Tags module should get properly updated on profile changes.
Removed old spec detection.

3.2.5

DRData module updates.
Fixed an issue which caused excessive memory usage while adjusting the "DR Text Size" slider.
DRData frames now will disapper in test mode, when their timer is up.
From now the main options will show up even when you enter any unknow slash commands.
Renamed Dispell module to Dispel.

3.2.4

DRData library updates.

3.2.3

Aura and spell updates.
Will of the Forsaken and PvP trinket share cooldown timer fix.
DRData library updates.

3.2.2

Performance upgradements.
Added Monk's dispel spell.
Dispel module updates.

3.2.1

Clicks module updates.

3.2.0

Cast Bar module updates.

3.1.9

Auras module updates.

3.1.8

Curse Client latest version mismatch fix.

3.1.7

Curse Client latest version mismatch fix.

3.1.6

Fixed incorrect version number.
Announcement module updates.
Class Icon module updates.
Layout module updates.
Tags module updates.
Minor performance upgradements.

3.1.5

Layout module updates.
Library updates.

3.1.4

Fixed an issue which broke the addon's funcionality with Timer module disabled.
Timer module updates.
Upvalue updates.
Some other smaller fixes.

3.1.3

Fixed a bug which caused frames to not to hide after left the arena.
Fixed a bug with Direction dropdown.
Fixed an issue with "Announcements" module.
Global cleanup.
Some other smaller fixes.

3.1.2

Fixed a bug with Trinket module inside battlegrounds.
Trinket module updates.
Library updates.

3.1.1

Announcements module updates.

3.1.0

Added "Turn Evil" for auras.
Library updates.

3.0.9

Minor fixes.

3.0.8

Fixed a bug which crashed Tags module after you switched profiles.
Test function updates.
Some GUI changes and bugfixes.
German localization updates.
Library updates.
Other minor fixes.
3.0.7

Removed Global Templates.

3.0.6

Updated for 5.4.
Fixed a bug with the Tags module.
Added Monk "Resuscitate" spell to the Announces module.

3.0.5

Fixed a bug with the Auras module.

3.0.4

Fixed a bug with enable/disable Auras module functionality.
Fixed a bug with enable/disable Buffs button's functionality.
Fixed a bug with enable/disable Debuffs button's functionality.
Reduced maxium buffs/debuffs to show to 10.
Aura module improvements.
Localization updates.
Other minor fixes.

3.0.3

Fixed a bug with the Auras module.
Other minor fixes.

3.0.2

Fixed a bug which created invisible but clickable frames outside arenas.
Disabled test button functionality inside arenas.
Fixed a typo which didn't let "Layouts" module to load properly.
xCT and xCT+ support fix.
Library updates.
Some other smaller fixes.
Code cleanup.

3.0.1

Reduced addon size by 30%.
Reduced memory usage.
Reduced CPU usage.
DRTracker fixes.
Healthbar fixes.
Aura updates.
Library updates.
Merged localizations.
Added koKR, zhCN and zhTW localizations.
Added support for xCT and xCT+.
Code cleanup.

3.0.0

Updated for 5.2.
Spell updates.
Library updates.
Minor bug fixes.
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3.3.2
224kB
Proditor
08-21-14 03:10 PM
3.3.2
207kB
Proditor
07-14-10 09:08 AM
1.1.0
187kB
Proditor
02-05-10 06:35 AM
1.0.5
181kB
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12-26-09 04:15 PM
1.0.3
181kB
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12-16-09 11:27 PM
1.0.2
172kB
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08-04-09 09:39 PM
1.0.1
169kB
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07-31-09 10:31 AM
1.0.0
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1.0.0
177kB
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r27
177kB
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r26
177kB
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05-22-09 08:43 PM
r25
169kB
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05-09-09 09:09 PM
r24
168kB
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04-17-09 08:04 PM
r23
161kB
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03-19-09 04:32 AM
r22
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03-19-09 03:54 AM
r21
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03-17-09 08:04 AM
r20
156kB
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03-13-09 08:13 AM
r19
151kB
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r18
140kB
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01-11-09 12:10 PM
r17
140kB
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01-09-09 06:39 PM
Beta r16
137kB
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12-18-08 11:46 AM
Beta r15
137kB
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12-16-08 11:31 AM


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Unread 12-20-10, 08:55 PM  
Arkive
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Moved to Curse...

For those that were used to downloading updates to this mod from here like I was, it can now be found at Curse. I;m guessing it may get crossposted here after it gets out of beta, but if you want it now, head over there.
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Unread 10-26-10, 12:25 PM  
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Agreed, I'm definitely WAY used to Gladius, I don't know what I would do without "focus on right click."
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Unread 10-22-10, 01:02 PM  
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Any chance this addon is going to get updated to work in Cataclysm? Since skirms are toast and the season closed til Cata, its no big deal that it is broken now, but i've grown to get used to this addon for arenas, hopefully I won't have to find some poor imitation of what it does.
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Unread 08-02-10, 07:35 AM  
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dr tracker: warrior fear is not working i guess the spell id is wrong.
cooldowns: all spec specific cooldowns dont work
there is no space for dr icons/cast bars, cooldowns on sides
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Unread 06-28-10, 12:37 PM  
Ranguvar
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Hello,

Would it be possible to please add an option to disable the frames altogether, and use Gladius only for the party announcements?
I already have Shadowed Unit Frames, and don't need Gladius's frames.

Thanks!
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Unread 05-19-10, 12:11 PM  
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Dimonishing

Greate addon, but could u add DR tracker to it like in AUF. With DR tracker it would be best arena addon.
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This may be a minor complaint, but could you find it in your heart to add a way to reverse the frames. Basically I'd like to be able to check a box or something and have them all flipped horizontally. I'm feeling like it's designed more for the left side of the screen and I'd like it on the right. It's a fantastic addon though.
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Unread 02-13-10, 05:07 PM  
holydudez
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Hi,

Anyone knows why Gladius causes wow.exe to stop responding while both entering and leaving arena every few games in 3v3 and 5v5? I don't know the reason behind this problem, but I heared a lot about that happening because of gladius scanning smth I dunno really...
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Unread 02-09-10, 11:41 AM  
Goatus
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There is some problem with how Gladius options handle LSM statusbars. Seems LSM textures are only checked when gladius initializes, so if any other addon that loads after gladius is adding texture to LSM it won't be listed in gladius options at all.

For now i hackfixed it localy in my copy, by injecting texture i want to LSM in gladius file but please look into that.
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Message: Interface\AddOns\Gladius\Gladius.lua:421: attempt to perform arithmetic on local 'endTime' (a nil value)
Time: 01/18/10 18:09:33
Count: 2
Stack: Interface\AddOns\Gladius\Gladius.lua:421: in function `?'
...ted\libs\CallbackHandler-1.0\CallbackHandler-1.0.lua:146: in function <...ted\libs\CallbackHandler-1.0\CallbackHandler-1.0.lua:146>
[string "safecall Dispatcher[5]"]:4: in function <[string "safecall Dispatcher[5]"]:4>
[C]: ?
[string "safecall Dispatcher[5]"]:13: in function `?'
...ted\libs\CallbackHandler-1.0\CallbackHandler-1.0.lua:91: in function `Fire'
...\AddOns\Afflicted\libs\AceEvent-3.0\AceEvent-3.0.lua:119: in function <...\AddOns\Afflicted\libs\AceEvent-3.0\AceEvent-3.0.lua:118>

Locals: No locals to dump
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Unread 01-15-10, 07:15 AM  
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Originally posted by Marroc
adding SharedMedia to the OptionalDeps in the toc file resolves it though.

wut? OptionalDeps in the toc file?^^ thx.

would love to use some other textures for Gladius to fit all the other bars in my UI.
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Unread 12-19-09, 11:42 AM  
jahf
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Clique support broken?

I can't seem to get Clique to work with the version of Gladius that is current on Curse. I just don't see the frames listed in Clique to use. And I really do prefer to use 1 addon to manage all my click casting.

Known issue?
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Unread 11-29-09, 01:28 PM  
FynexFox
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Strange error report.

I was doing arena skirmishes and I was getting an odd LUA error from gladius that repeated itself like 7600 times, I got the dialog box stating one of my addons was severely malfunctioning, but I chose to ignore it and other than the error box, it didn't seem to effect game play.

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Message: Interface\AddOns\Gladius\Gladius.lua:605: bad argument #3 to 'format' (string expected, got nil)
Time: 11/29/09 14:26:08
Count: 7681
Stack: [string "Interface\FrameXML\BasicControls.xml:<Scrip..."]:18: in function <[string "Interface\FrameXML\BasicControls.xml:<Scrip..."]:4>
[C]: ?
[C]: in function `format'
Interface\AddOns\Gladius\Gladius.lua:605: in function <Interface\AddOns\Gladius\Gladius.lua:588>

Locals: (*temporary) = "TRINKET READY: %s (%s)"
(*temporary) = "Shadowfiend"
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "string expected, got nil"
That's my error.
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Unread 11-20-09, 08:55 PM  
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YrDaDy
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Originally posted by archiv
anytime i select or kill a PET in arena i get mass errors from gladius
Ditto.

I've stopped using this Addon till it's updated / fixed.
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