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6.0.2
QuestGuru  Updated less than 3 days ago!  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)
Version: 2.3.02-60000
by: Lazare69, Gregity, mrobrian
QuestGuru is a Quest Log enhancer.


Features include:
  • Enhanced quest display in the log
  • Patch 6.0 broke QuestGuru, so this is a completely different monster
  • Conforms to the WOD map quest log (Tooltips for quests and icons showing quest status)
  • Added full time quest level in front of quest name



For those who are missing the Quest Tracker of QuestGuru, try Sorha Quest Log @http://www.curse.com/addons/wow/sorhaquestlog
I have been using it for a little while and is not half bad


TO-DO's:
  • Will try and revamp the quest tracker as I love it also. But wanted to get the Log out ASAP.
  • Try to bring back the other features of the old QuestGuru (Sounds, announcements, etc.)



F A Q
====================
Q. How do I post a Bug Report?
  • Note:
  • Please include the version of QuestGuru you are using and copy/paste the error message you receive.
  • Please describe what you were doing when the error happened. This will help tremendously.


Q. How do I turn on auto-tracking of quests?
  • A - Look in the options for the game itself, not QuestGuru. Under Objectives there are options to set when to track quests. QuestGuru does not duplicate these settings in its own options as it could become problematic and it is not necessary to duplicate options already available.



Q. Where can I find a version compatible with WoW patch x?
  • A. QuestGuru is supported for the current Expansion and Patch level running on the live servers. PTR versions may be supported as Alpha or Beta releases, but I offer no guarantee.
QuestGuru ChangeLog
===================

Version 2.3.02-60000
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Found corruption in zip file, fixed and uploaded tested and working copy

Version 2.3.01-60000
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Massive rework of the QuestGuru code. Right now the tracker is not working :(

Version 2.2.18-50400
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QuestGuru
(no changes)
QuestGuru_Tracker
* Normalizing the version numbers between QuestGuru & QuestGuru_Tracker to the same value. This will be the main change log henceforth.
* fix Achievement to ignore update events that happen during portals (between leaving and entering world events)
The update event would fire, but Blizzard was reporting no achievements during that time so the QGT would
"UnTrack" the Achievements and so there would be none when the display tried to update (and therefore currLine was zero and j was nil)
* Look at the oldChangeLog in QuestGuru_Tracker for older updates to the tracker

Version 2.2.17-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Changing the Version number so Curse will see that it's different

Version 1.5.16-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* fix QGT_Achievement.lua to handle Blizzard not returning an integer value on the slider

Version 2.2.16-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed a bit of diagnostic code accidently left in.

Version 2.2.15-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Change logic around QuestLog_OnShow to use secure hook functions to resolve
a taint issue introduced by patch 5.4.1 (Shame on you Blizzard).

Version 2.2.14-50400 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.4

Version 2.2.14-50300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.3
* Fixed a problem in QGT_Achievements that caused the Tracker to fail (Tracker)
* Big thanks to CMTitan who provided code to handle Scenarios that came out with MoP (Tracker)

Version 2.2.13-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Added a new sound option to announce (Thank you Drizt)
* Added a snippet of code to fix a rare QuestLog layout problem. Drizt ran into this again in MoP & kindly shared his fix for the issue.
* Fixed a few more places where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.
* Changed the Debug message for the objectives not returning data to be sensitive to the debug setting.

Version 1.5.14-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed another place where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.

Version 2.2.12-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Blizzard API GetQuestLogLeaderBoard is failing to return information for the identified objective & quest on some quests.
I changed the code to look for no information return and simply bypass processing for that objective after dumping some info into the chatlog.
I've added a slashcommand to invoke the routine at will: "/qg testui1"
For me, it's failing on "Shadow Wardens" and perhaps that's because the world tree marks are currency, not "items".
If the quest is an event quest (get 150 marks) then the type of quest should be event and the numObjectives should be zero.

Version 2.2.11-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Error being reported by some @ line 410 of QuestGuru.lua. Added some diagnostic code when text == nil

Version 2.2.10-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed some leftover diagnostic messages

Version 1.5.13-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed a problem with the Achievement Tracking

Version 2.2.9-50001 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.12-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Both - Updated several items for compatability with Mists of Panderia (Patch 5.0.x)

Version 2.2.7-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.10-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Latest revision of the Russian localization now incorporated. Thank you again StingerSoft!
* Removed some unused code. Frame "QG_QuestLogTitleMenu"
* Fixed the SetBindings problem that would cause all bindings to occassionally get lost.

Version 2.2.6-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.9-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Made several localization changes. Enabled $substitution variables in announcer to be localized as well.
* Incorporated a brand new localization for Chinese(zhCN). Credit to Honooon with many thanks.
* Incorporated an updated localization for Russian(ruRU). Credit to StingerSoft with many thanks also.
* Updated all of the localizations (even the new ones) to synchronize variable names
* I based the updates upon the default (American) localization file.
* I removed variables that were no longer in the base localization file (most moved to the QuestGuru_Tracer localization)
* and added missing variables (in American)
* We now have localizations for German, French, Russian, and Chinese (zhCN & zhTW).
* I would really appreciate it if speakers of those languages sent me updates to them.
* There are some new variables in the localizations that need translation!

Version 2.2.5-40300
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* The History button call to QuestCompletist has been fixed.

Version 2.2.4a-40300
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* Refixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker\QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return other than nil, 1, or 2.

Version 2.2.4-40300
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* Fixed the TOC for 4.3 cata
* MrObrien has asked that somebody pickup and work on the QuestGuru so I will try and do some updates as I can't play without this mod.
Addon home is www.wowinterface.com and you can PM me there if you like. Gregity is the name.
I will be making small changes to get used to the codebase before I try anything like a major update.
* Fixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker/QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return nil
* No other new information has been added (yet).

Version 2.2.3
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* Fixes for when scrolling the quest log
* The quest log frame will now remember where it was when moved

Version 2.2.2
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* Tracker achievement bug fixes and flashing for completed remote quests

Version 2.2.1
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* Tracker bug fix that was causing game crashes

Version 2.2
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* Added quest levels to NPC dialogs where possible
* Added "Sound\\Creature\\Peasant\\PeasantWhat3.wav" to the list of sound options

Version 2.1
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* Removed the History, I recommend using Quest Completist
* Fixes for Cataclysm
* Special thanks to Dridzy and Cartman for their invaluable contributions

Version 2.0 Beta 2
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* QuestGuru now modifies the quest log to add quest level and checkboxes for tracking quests (like previous versions of QuestGuru)

Version 2.0 Beta 1
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* Incorporated History function, QuestGuru History is no longer a separate module
* QuestGuru is now a modification of the built-in quest log, rather than a replacement
* History is no longer stored on your computer but is retrieved from the server instead
* Removed some features that were causing problems and slimmed down the addon to reduce memory usage
* Upgraded to ChatThrottleLib v21
Archived Files (8)
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Author
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2.3.01-60000
47kB
Lazare69
10-20-14 03:41 AM
2.2.18-50400
84kB
Lazare69
11-15-13 11:42 PM
2.2.17-50400
83kB
Gregity
11-15-13 01:03 AM
2.2.16-50400b
83kB
Gregity
11-04-13 12:54 PM
2.2.16-50400
77kB
Gregity
11-02-13 09:14 PM
2.2.14-50400
86kB
Gregity
09-15-13 04:48 PM
2.2.14-50300
80kB
Gregity
05-21-13 10:39 PM
2.2.13-50001
78kB
Gregity
09-06-12 09:56 PM


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Unread 11-15-13, 01:29 AM  
Gregity
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QGT_Achievement has a fix in!

I found a problem in the QGT_Achievement and was able to fix that problem. I hope it's the fix to the Achievement error that others have been reporting.

The problem I found is related to patch 5.4 and apparently Blizz is no longer treating the SetValueStep(1) as it did before. Since patch 5.4, GetValue from the slider will give a value not constrained by the value in SetValueStep (one in my case) and so fractional values will be returned.

This will cause untold havoc in the AddOn because the "j" variable is used to build the name of a global variable and it must be an integer, not something like 0.127485.

Anyway, I instituted my own rounding to round to an integer and the "j" value is now correct.

As I still don't get the error on login or in portal, I don't know if this is the same error. However the error reports indicate the same area and I can see how the problem could be the same root issue.

Keepin my fingers crossed.

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Originally Posted by Volia
Originally Posted by noobzor
It appears that the file "QuestGuru.lua" was omitted from the most recent update. I assume this was an accident. If you manually installed the new version, you probably didn't notice. If you installed through the Curse client, though, it removed the old file.

Until this is fixed, you can download the previous version and either use it or just copy the QuestGuru.lua file into WoW\Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\
How does one go about doing that?
Shouldn't be necessary anymore, as the most recent version on Curse has the missing file. But, to do this you would just download the .zip manually, instead of downloading through the curst client. Then, you open the zip file, find QuestGuru.lua, and copy into your WoW installation folder under the path above. Like I said, though, you shouldn't have to do this anymore.

One thing I noticed, though, is that the .toc for the last uploaded version still shows 2.2.16-50400, and not 2.2.16-50400b which is the current version on Curse. This may be causing the Curse client not to notice that there is an update...or it might not. On both my computer and on my wife's computer, the Curse client did not notice that there was an update after you re-uploaded, and I had to force an update. I thought maybe it was just because of the interim fix I applied on my own computer, but my wife never did that and had the same update behavior. My only guess was that the .toc showed the same version number, but who knows...could be something else.
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on screen updates

Hi there, the on screen quest updates seem to have stopped working, ie 1 of 5 for X quest. these used to show in the raid warning area.
not sure if its related but having similar issues with a titan addon also not showing th warnings, maybe wow Changed something?

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Originally Posted by noobzor
It appears that the file "QuestGuru.lua" was omitted from the most recent update. I assume this was an accident. If you manually installed the new version, you probably didn't notice. If you installed through the Curse client, though, it removed the old file.

Until this is fixed, you can download the previous version and either use it or just copy the QuestGuru.lua file into WoW\Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\
How does one go about doing that?
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Re: Curses!!!

Originally Posted by Gregity
I don't know how it happened, but the main file in QuestGuru went missing in my uploaded copy.

I refreshed the upload just now. No changes, just all of the files are included.

Sorry for all of the trouble I caused folks!

-g
I uninstalled the entire addon and reinstalled it, but the sounds are still not there and the auto complete keeps resetting when I log onto the game. Am I missing something here?
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Curses!!!

I don't know how it happened, but the main file in QuestGuru went missing in my uploaded copy.

I refreshed the upload just now. No changes, just all of the files are included.

Sorry for all of the trouble I caused folks!

-g
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Originally Posted by noobzor
It appears that the file "QuestGuru.lua" was omitted from the most recent update. I assume this was an accident. If you manually installed the new version, you probably didn't notice. If you installed through the Curse client, though, it removed the old file.

Until this is fixed, you can download the previous version and either use it or just copy the QuestGuru.lua file into WoW\Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\
Updated through course client and it didn't remove anything, yet plugin is broken :-(
I'm sure updating was justified, but still wondering why was it updated, if it was working just fine...
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It appears that the file "QuestGuru.lua" was omitted from the most recent update. I assume this was an accident. If you manually installed the new version, you probably didn't notice. If you installed through the Curse client, though, it removed the old file.

Until this is fixed, you can download the previous version and either use it or just copy the QuestGuru.lua file into WoW\Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\
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no sound

...and sounds are not there anymore :-( Why did you break the plugin! ;-p
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Unhappy Error form latest update

Date: 2013-11-03 08:32:59
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua line 11:
attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)
Debug:
[C]: ?
QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: initFunction()
..\FrameXML\UIDropDownMenu.lua:69: UIDropDownMenu_Initialize()
QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:256: in main chunk
Locals:
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)"

AddOns:
Swatter, v5.14.5335 (KowariOnCrutches)
Align, v
Arh, v1.2.4
AuctionFilterPlus, v50001.3
AutoRunReminder, v2.7b
BasicChatMods, v7.24
Bazooka, vv2.2.7
BrokerEverything, v5.4.1
BrokerEverythingConfig, v0.6
BrokerFactions, v3.2.6-release
ChatSounds, v
DBMCore, v
GatherMate2, v1.27
kcrazyarrowhide, v1.1
LeatrixPlus, v5.4.07
LysOpenBags, v1.0
Mapster, v1.5.6.1
Omen, v3.1.8
OmniCC, v5.4.1
Quartz, v3.1.4
QuartzProcs, v3.43
QuestCompletist, v100.0
QuestGuru, v2.2.16-50400
BlizRuntimeLib_enUS v5.4.1.50400 <us>
(ck=22a)

I know previous users have posted, but wanted you to know others are seeing this also.
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error

and this when clicking on 'History' button, whatever that button is for:

Date: 2013-11-03 13:46:06
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: [string "QuestGuru_HistoryShowButton:OnClick"] line 1:
attempt to call global 'QuestGuru_ShowHistory' (a nil value)
Debug:
[string "*:OnClick"]:1:
[string "*:OnClick"]:1
Locals:
self = QuestGuru_HistoryShowButton {
0 = <userdata>
Right = <unnamed> {
}
Left = <unnamed> {
}
Middle = <unnamed> {
}
}
button = "LeftButton"
down = false
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "attempt to call global 'QuestGuru_ShowHistory' (a nil value)"
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error

Got his popup when got into wow today:

Date: 2013-11-03 13:41:56
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua line 11:
attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)
Debug:
QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: initFunction()
..\FrameXML\UIDropDownMenu.lua:69: UIDropDownMenu_Initialize()
QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:256: in main chunk
Locals:
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)"

EDIT: sorry, didn't notice it was already posted!
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New error

1x QuestGuru-2.2.16-50400\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: attempt to index global "QuestGuru_Settings" (a nil value)
QuestGuru-2.2.16-50400\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: in function "initFunction"
FrameXML\UIDropDownMenu.lua:69: in function "UIDropDownMenu_Initialize"
QuestGuru-2.2.16-50400\QuestGuruOptions.lua:256: in main chunk

Locals:
frame = QuestGuru_OptionsFrameSoundProgressButton {
0 = <userdata>
initialize = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:10
noResize = 1
}
initFunction = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:10
displayMode = nil
level = nil
menuList = nil
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It happens all the time using any portals or hearthstones to anywhere.

I just got the latest version & i'm now getting 2 errors. (Sorry)

1 is the usual error posted further down below, the other is as follows.
Don't know if the 2 are related or might throw some light on it.

Message: Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)
Time: 11/03/13 09:14:33
Count: 1
Stack: Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:11: in function `initFunction'
Interface\FrameXML\UIDropDownMenu.lua:69: in function `UIDropDownMenu_Initialize'
Interface\AddOns\QuestGuru\QuestGuruOptions.lua:256: in main chunk

Locals: (*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "attempt to index global 'QuestGuru_Settings' (a nil value)"

I get this new error as soon as i load the game in.
/script ReloadUI() & /Reload does not remove this error.
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More on the Taint

On the Blizzard forums: (Of course, Bizzard hasn't said a blinking thing).

IsDisabledByParentalControls Taint:

As of 5.4.1 a call to the secure function C_StorePublic.IsDisabledByParentalControls() has been added to the UpdateMicroButtons() function. Because UpdateMicroButtons is called during the OnShow and OnHide events of over 30 frames, anything that touches those frames will cause taint errors. This includes adding addon options to the interface panel...

[BUG] 5.4.1.17538: IsDisabledByParentalControls() taint:

This means anything that touches (even reads, or hides or shows) any of those frames—including even an AddOn adding its options to the AddOns tab of the Interface options, an action explicitly supported by Blizzard!—could cause unpredictable, and essentially unavoidable, erratic taint errors in many popular AddOns ...

A few posts have gone on to say some rather unflattering things about Blizzard's actions....

Come-on Blizzard, fess up and put out a quick fix!

-g
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