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Fishing Buddy  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 1.7.9
by: Sutorix [More]

Fishing Buddy
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Yet another fishing support add-on.

Support thread: Fishing Buddy

Features:
- 'Fish Watcher' lets you see the fish you've caught here before (or
the fish that you've caught in the current session)
- Display your current skill level and the time since you started fishing
- Choose your fishing outfit and change into it easily
- Support for automatically adding a lure to your fishing pole
- Full Titan Panel support
- myAddOns support
- Preliminary support for tracking 'cycle fish' such as the Nightfin
Snapper so you know when to go looking for them

Example commands:
/fishingbuddy or /fb
toggle the display of the Fishing Buddy window
/fb help
print the list of Fishing Buddy commands
/fb switch
wear your chosen fishing outfit, or change back

There are two actual add-ons -- the second one, OutfitDisplayFrame,
handles the pretty pane to set up your fishing outfit (it's next on
the list to be made into something more general that anyone can use).
The OutfitDisplayFrame addon can be safely left out if you have a
preferred equipment manager.

alt-clicking on an item in your outfit display will clear it

Silly stuff:
In addition to displaying the fishing bonus for your fishing outfit,
it also displays your 'style points' as inferred from Draznar's Fishing FAQ
Updated from duplicate postin: HERE.
Check there for updates if this falls behind.

Thanks to the authors of:

TackleBox -- still adding cool features to keep up with!
Impp's Fishing DB
QuickWeaponSwap

and many, many others!

Feel free to send comments to Sutorix on the Windrunner server.

Installation
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1. Unzip the 'FishingBuddyVERSION.zip' file
2. If your unzip program allows you to specify a location, then
unzip it into the "Interface/AddOns" folder contained in your
WoW folder (the location that WoW was installed)
3. If your unzip program doesn't let you specify the destination,
then find your WoW folder (where it was installed) and drag
the 'FishingBuddy' and 'OutfitDisplayFrame' folder into the
'Interface/AddOns' folder.

Version 1.7.9
- Another set if nil handling changes (found a major one)

Version 1.7.8
- Faster looting
- Hopefully fix null reference bugs that occur for some people
- Better loot logic when using Artifact fishing pole

Version 1.7.7
- Force all missing subzone translations to be the English text for now
- Handle rep turn-ins for Magross, only ding on Mark of Aquaos
- Update French translations (thanks gurki35!)

Version 1.7.6
- Add Conjurer Margoss items to watcher display
- Some preliminary work to get lures working more reliably

Version 1.7.5
- Update LibBabble-SubZone to release2
- Fix item pattern reversion

Version 1.7.4
- Option to use "special" coin lures in Dalaran if you have them in your bags
- Change "Max Draenor" option to "Max Fishing", try to max out fishing in Broken Isles too

Version 1.7.3
- Mess with Equipment Manager some more (not done yet)
- Create a Macintosh compatible ZIP file regardless of which dev machine builds it

Version 1.7.2
- CurseForge bug #257 - Watch Bobber functionality broken (thanks Bodar!)
- CurgeForge bug #210 - Disconnect switching outfits on Monk (hopefully because of slowdown)

Version 1.7.1
- Curseforge bug #272 - Stuck on loading screen
- Curseforge bug #274 - Error when using Equipment Manager
- Curseforge bug #276 - Draenor Fishing Pole works again.
- CurgeForge bug #252 - lure/bait stopped being applied consistently
- Add "Max Draenor" fishing option, if enabled ignore minimum fishing level

Version 1.7
- Updates for Legion
- Support for "Oversize Bobber"
- Pet handling fixes (thanks miss_kallistra!)
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Unread 12-22-10, 02:53 PM  
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Originally posted by kyrel69
did they take away the auto recast after you pulled in the fish?
There was also a time where if you double clicked the bobber to reel in the fish, you'd recast and not loot. It's pretty easy to just do a "click, pause, double click" routine.
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EasyCast

Originally posted by kyrel69
did they take away the auto recast after you pulled in the fish?
There has to be a hardware event for the cast to happen. If you click easy cast in the options though, you just need to double click the water to recast.
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did they take away the auto recast after you pulled in the fish?
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Outfit Swap?

After being gone from WoW for awhile, FB is one of the few addons I've found I actually miss. Everything seems to work fine.. except the outfit switcher. With the new Equipment Manager I see no need for mods like ItemRack anymore and in the FB options selected the EM as the outfit switcher. In EM I have a "Fishing" outfit that's only my fishingpole and hat, ignoring everything else. After I change the minimap icon to "Click to Switch", I can use it to equip my fishing outfit, but when I click again, it doesn't swap back to what I was wearing before putting my fishing gear on.

Is this working as intended or a bug? It used to swap in and out of fishing gear back when the outfitdisplayframe came with FB.
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Seem to be missing two features

There seem to be two features that I'm missing now when I use FishingBuddy.
  1. I use to be able have FB put out a random pet when I fish. I can't find that choice in the options page anymore.
  2. FB used to tell me how many fish I'd caught since the last time I had a skill up. Since my DK is now at 357 fishing, this gets to be important.

Any idea about these? Did they go away? Do I have something misconfigured?

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An interesting changelog from the SVN/dev build of Auctioneer I'm using/testing you might want to look into for future revisions of FishingBuddy.

Its build 5030 of Enchantrix here from today (Dec. 1). You only get to see the changelogs using a SVN client, of course: fixes [ENX-137] add safety code to our tooltip handler to avoid problems with malformed tooltips from the FishingBuddy addon.

Originally posted by Uranium
I had the same issue with my FPS dropping even with all my other addons disabled. I found that turning off the Show elapsed time option would stop my fps from dropping.
The FishingBuddy v0.9.9e betas on Curse attempt to address that problem. A shame he doesn't put them up here as well.
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Originally posted by Davidlloyd83
Really cant use this addon atm , for some reason as soon as i enable it ( equip fishing pole ) My fps plummets From 40-50 down to 5-20 , tested with all my other addons turned off , same result
I had the same issue with my FPS dropping even with all my other addons disabled. I found that turning off the Show elapsed time option would stop my fps from dropping.
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Originally posted by Chilius
FB_Broker is part of Fishing Buddy -- Bar Support.

There are 3 different kind of bar/display addons supported by Fishing Buddy -- Bar Support:
- FB_Broker --> LibDataBroker (LDB) Display addons (examples: Bazooka, ChocolateBar, DockingStation, Fortress)
- FB_Titan --> Titan Panel
- FuBar_FishingBuddyFu --> FuBar

For more info about LDB addons check here.

So if you don't use any of these 3 bar/display addons, it's pointless to install them.
FB_Broker covers all three. No need for the zoo.
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FishingBuddy seems to work fine here, the only small issue i have is when closing the FB options screen there's still some small part of the window visible on screen.



I use FishingBuddy-v0.9.9eBeta3.
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Originally posted by JohnJSal
I guess that means I don't need them. What does Broker do though?
FB_Broker is part of Fishing Buddy -- Bar Support.

There are 3 different kind of bar/display addons supported by Fishing Buddy -- Bar Support:
- FB_Broker --> LibDataBroker (LDB) Display addons (examples: Bazooka, ChocolateBar, DockingStation, Fortress)
- FB_Titan --> Titan Panel
- FuBar_FishingBuddyFu --> FuBar

For more info about LDB addons check here.

So if you don't use any of these 3 bar/display addons, it's pointless to install them.
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Originally posted by AnrDaemon
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I guess that means I don't need them. What does Broker do though?
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Originally posted by JohnJSal
Well, do I need it? What about OutfitDisplayFrame, MergeDatabase, and TrackingFrame?
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Originally posted by AnrDaemon
They weren't necessary even back then. FB and possibly the FB_Broker is all you really need.
Well, do I need it? What about OutfitDisplayFrame, MergeDatabase, and TrackingFrame?
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Originally posted by JohnJSal
This only has a single "Fishing Buddy" folder. Can we now delete all the other folders that used to come with FB, or are they still necessary?
They weren't necessary even back then. FB and possibly the FB_Broker is all you really need.
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This only has a single "Fishing Buddy" folder. Can we now delete all the other folders that used to come with FB, or are they still necessary?
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