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bChat  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 2.1
by: Blooblahguy [More]

bChat
bChat offers clean, minimalistic, lightweight chat modifications

Features


Removes the chat background
Removes the brackets from player names
Re-skins Text Box.
De-skins Chat Tabs.
Hides sides buttons.
Shortens Channel Names
Sticky Channels
Alt-Click to Invite players to group
URL copy
Removes the black bar on the Combat Log
Removes most channel names (as you can see them by color)
Adds more font size options in chat frame. ie 11, 13, 15 etc
Tons of other small changes

Config
There is a config segment at the top of the lua file for all supported changes.

Change/Disable text shadow
Hide or Show combat log black bar.
Justify the combat log text to the right.
Any feature requests are welcome and please leave your feedback!

Tons of thanks to Zork for his URL copy. All his work.

2.1
- Fixed but where "To" was being subbed out of full words instead of just whispers
- Added option to justify the chat log to the RIGHT, editable via lua.
2.0
- Added URL copy
- Removed most channel names
- Added Alt-Invite
- Added different Font Size options in chat frame
- Removed black bar on combat log
- Removed most needless config
- Cleaned up code
1.7
- Removed brackets from player names
- Improved code and removed bugs. Removed Link copier, there are lots of independent mods for this.
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1.3
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Unread 06-16-10, 04:37 PM  
vivianalive
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Hey, my dear author, you have forgot to include something named Changelog.
That could be kinda help when I am considering whether to update, COZ the old edition is still "cool".
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Unread 06-16-10, 02:20 PM  
DamonDK
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Castro - this is now a part of the default Blizz interface and thus not something you need an addon to do for you

Right-click General chattab - choose Settings and put checkmarks in "Show Classcolor"..

When done - dance
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Unread 06-16-10, 01:32 PM  
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Hello mate,

Ur chat addon is great i like it only i miss coloring the classes .. like people in ur guild and friends and when u are in party/raid

i hope u can add that request

Thank u again
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Unread 06-16-10, 06:51 AM  
Blooblahguy
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Re: bug?

I will check that bug sometime today and get it straightened out.

For Alt-Click Invites; I will definitely be looking into getting this feature included, though I'm entirely sure how to do so.

For Keybinds; Not something I so interested in, though I may make a separate (very) small package that can be added in.

For Copy Chat; I'll have to consider this, it may also be a separate package, but we'll see.

For Shortened Channel Names; Will be included in the next update.

Will get the next update I can out ASAP, been taking a break from WoW and plan to take another one for awhile soon here. I hope that its a complete addon before then.
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Unread 06-15-10, 02:44 PM  
Attro
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bug?

I wanted to turn the outline on: "local outline = true"

And I get the following error:

Message: Interface\AddOns\bChat\bChat.lua:138: Usage: ChatFrame1:SetFont("font", fontHeight [, flags])
Time: Tue Jun 15 13:38:09 2010
Count: 1
Stack: [C]: in function `SetFont'
Interface\AddOns\bChat\bChat.lua:138: in main chunk

Locals: (*temporary) = ChatFrame1 {
channelList = <table> {
}
0 = <userdata>
isDocked = 1
editBox = ChatFrameEditBox {
}
tellTimer = 298404.822
isLocked = 1
buttonSide = "left"
zoneChannelList = <table> {
}
flashTimer = 0
messageTypeList = <table> {
}
}
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = nil
(*temporary) = "OUTLINE"
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Unread 06-08-10, 06:25 PM  
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Thanks for putting it in!
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Unread 06-08-10, 04:03 PM  
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Originally posted by Skylinee
Do you plan on adding shortened custom channels? Also, shortening standard channels like ''2. Trade'' to just ''2'' would be great.
This

Last request, I promise

Alt+click on a name in chat = invite them
Last edited by Politig : 06-08-10 at 05:50 PM.
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Unread 06-08-10, 01:08 PM  
Skylinee
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Do you plan on adding shortened custom channels? Also, shortening standard channels like ''2. Trade'' to just ''2'' would be great.
Last edited by Skylinee : 06-08-10 at 01:09 PM.
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Unread 06-08-10, 05:37 AM  
DamonDK
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One last feature req - Copy contents of chatwindow.

Personally I DL'd BasicChatMod and copy/paste'd the contents of chatcopy.lua into my own modded version of bChat.lua and that worked perfectly.

I don't know if you wanna be just as simple n blatant ripoff'ish, but just letting you know how easy it is

This makes bChat have a memory stamp of 15'ish k mem, but still nothing compared to eg. Prat.
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Unread 06-07-10, 07:30 PM  
Politig
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Just a feature request: keybinds

Prat has a nifty feature I use frequently where if I push ctrl+1 (my preference) I will speak in Say. ctrl+2 = party, etc. Interested in adding that?
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Unread 06-07-10, 07:18 PM  
Blooblahguy
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Originally posted by Politig
I'm doing a search through your coding and it never says that o.O
Might be out of date, redownload :P
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Originally posted by Blooblahguy
The option is there, just set the value to false.
I'm doing a search through your coding and it never says that o.O
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Unread 06-06-10, 04:17 PM  
Blooblahguy
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Originally posted by foxmaiden
Needs an option to put the edit box on the bottom of the frame... >.>
-- Edit box positioned top (true/false)
local editboxtop = true
The option is there, just set the value to false.
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Unread 06-05-10, 09:06 PM  
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Needs an option to put the edit box on the bottom of the frame... >.>
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Unread 06-05-10, 05:52 AM  
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Re: Font size

Originally posted by Tobbe8716
If it isnt much trouble a font size option would be great atleast for me Original sizes are either to small(12) or to big(14). 13 would be great
Will be included in the next update
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