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Warlords of Draenor Pre-Patch (6.0.2)
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Elkano's BuffBars  Updated this week!  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)
Version: 2.4.0 - r177
by: Elkano [More]
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EBB provides groups of statusbar style indicators to show (de)buffs currently affecting your char or some other units (currently focus, pet and target). For the player, it can also show indicators for temporary enchants place on it's weapons.

Due to changes Blizzard made with WoW 4.x it's no longer possible to cancel buffs without the use of secure frames. Currently EBB limits canceling of buffs to out-of-fight since using SecureAuraHeader would have required a major code restructuring. This will be coming in a later version.

Version 2.x is a total recode based on the Ace2 framework which became necessary in order to support some of the longtime wanted and suggested features.
It's now possible to show different groups of bars which can be configured in many ways. Each group can be assigned an individual look and filter settings.
EBB can be configured via a dropdown menu which is accessible via chat (/ebb config), FuBar plugin or (for the group settings) by right clicking the groups anchor.
After setting up a group, its anchor can be hidden by alt-left clicking a bar or the anchor itself in order to lock the group in place.

In order to get additional bar textures and fonts for EBB simply install SharedMedia which is available for download under http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-addons/details/sharedmedia.aspx

If you have bug reports or feature request, create a ticket: http://www.wowace.com/projects/elkbuffbars/create-ticket/
You can also check my thread at the WoWAce forums: http://forums.wowace.com/showthread.php?t=5290
The most recent development version of EBB is available directly from the WoWAce SVN via http://www.wowace.com/projects/elkbuffbars/files/
2.4.0 - r177 | 2014/10/15
- updated for WoW 6.0.2
- now using Ace 3

2.3.2 - r169 | 2012/08/30
- updated for WoW 5.0.4
- anchor visibility no longer depends on configuration mode
- changed time formats (now including 1/10s if length < 1min)

2.3.0 - r165 | 2010/12/10
- updated for WoW 4.x
- buff canceling currently only out-of-fight

2.2.5 - r150 | 2009/08/14
- updated TOC for 3.2
- reduced garbage generation (thx Antiarc)

2.2.4 - r149 | 2009/04/20
- pushed TOC 30100
- changes for detection of selfcast buffs (player, pet, vehicle)
- some code to prevent "TexCoord out of range"; no idea why it happened at all :/

some other changes since r73803 release:
- added an optional spark to the bars
- added scaling
- added shift-click-instering to chat editbox
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2.3.2 - r169
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Elkano
08-30-12 03:12 PM
2.3.0 - r165
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Elkano
12-10-10 07:16 AM
2.2.5 - r150
182kB
Elkano
08-27-09 01:24 AM
2.2.4 - r149
182kB
Elkano
04-21-09 01:53 AM
2.1 (r73803)
171kB
Elkano
05-19-08 12:19 AM


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Unread 11-14-07, 09:03 AM  
Kylskaap
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In a previous version I got, the timers was set so that when timer goes below 30 seconds it starts to flash, blinking. However in this version I am unable to do this. Have I missed something?

EDIT: Just wanted to say, you're doing a great job. I really love this addon, thanks for all the work you put down in it.
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Unread 11-14-07, 01:51 AM  
Elkano
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The current version on WoWAce as linked in the text should be working although it was coded a month or so ago on PTR. Haven't been able to code/test lately but hopefully this weekend I'l be able to verify that it really works so there should be a new release on wowi/curse then.
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Unread 11-13-07, 05:01 PM  
marikris
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I just downloaded patch 2.3 and am getting the following errors:

--------------------------------------------------
Error: attempt to call a nil value
Count: Infinite
--------------------------------------------------
Error: attempt to index global 'MiniMapTrackingFrame' (a nil value)
AddOn: ElkBuffBars
File: ElkBuffBars.lua
Line: 450
Count: 2
--------------------------------------------------
Error: attempt to call method 'SetTrackingSpell' (a nil value)
File: Interface\AddOns\ElkBuffBars\EBB_Bar.lua
Line: 74
Count: 1



The buffs are not showing the time left; instead they appear as % signs.
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Unread 11-12-07, 10:39 AM  
suryjuto
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I am struggling with moving my BUFF & TRACKING anchor when it's in the middle of the screen. It's just kinda stuck there. I can move TENCH and DEBUFF but when I "Reset Position" on them, they get stuck in the middle as well.
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Unread 11-07-07, 12:14 PM  
Tickit
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Another way of positioning the bars?

Hi!

Never mind, I found out how to fix it.

Thanks for a great addon.
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Unread 10-29-07, 02:06 AM  
Elkano
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I'm allmost sure that there is something going wrong in that case since in case you don't change any settings the recode should behave (almost) like the old version. Move it to the intended spot, hide the anchor and done...
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Unread 10-26-07, 10:50 PM  
Litvan
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hmm...

difference between old and new...

old one simply worked straight out of the box... the recoded one is well....

sry to say... far inferior if you ask me.. I have to set it up first, and then micro manage what it should and shouldn't show....

old one simply worked from install... no setup required

I might have done something wrong.... but since I haven't tinkered with it and just grabbing it and stuffin it in my addons folder... I'm going back to the old
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Unread 10-16-07, 07:32 AM  
tinyu
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i get this error in 2.3 PTR

Error: attempt to index global 'MiniMapTrackingFrame' (a nil value)
AddOn: ElkBuffBars
File: ElkBuffBars.lua
Count: 1

get it on load.
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Unread 10-12-07, 01:04 AM  
chriswt
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Is there any way to change the colors of the buff bars?
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Unread 10-07-07, 09:01 AM  
vandiran
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Re: targeted player's buff/debuff/cd timer window

Originally posted by eryf
I am having trouble moving the window that shows the targeted player/npc's buff/debuff/cd timer window. EBB is unlocked, i have checked that. Also i can move my buff/debuff/cd timer window fine. Any thoughts on what may be wrong?
I have the same problem, there is a window that shows my targets buffs/debuffs, and i cant seem to move it. I can't find the option anywhere in the config menu either.

Any ideas on how to deactivate the option?
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Unread 10-06-07, 03:06 PM  
Djagamoone
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I have a conflict of some sort. Not a major one, but .. I am running this in conjunction with X-Perl Unit Frames.

When I turn off buffs above my Player Frame, It turns on the default Blizzard Buff Frame ... Is there a way to make sure this mod hides that?

Thanks!
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Unread 08-28-07, 01:52 PM  
Eetabeetay
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I would love to see different buff styles added in, like an option for just plain old buff icons.
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Unread 08-05-07, 06:14 AM  
Kainy
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When I use my Paladin's Holy Shield ability, the bar length relative to the duration seems to think that it's a 30 second buff (I.E. when it is initially cast it only takes up 1/3 of the bar).

Is there a setting or file somewhere I can edit to correct this? I have not noticed it with any other buffs yet.
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Unread 08-02-07, 09:37 AM  
FluidG
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Is it possible to make this mod's settings and position character specific?
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Unread 07-29-07, 05:25 AM  
hoss
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Tip Buddy

Anyone know how to get EBB working with Tip buddy, for some reason the buff tooptips only show up as empty boxes.
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