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LightHeaded  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: v70100-1.0.0-2016-10-26
by: Cladhaire [More]

The last date of comment parsing is now part of the addon's filename.

Includes over 166,198 comments for more than 15,560 quests


LightHeaded is a very simple addon that displays quest information and comments from http://www.wowhead.com in game, eliminating the need to Alt-Tab when you get stuck on quest. This addon was inspired by qcomments and wowhead_quests, which both serve a similar purpose. Data is only loaded when you first request it, so you can be sure you're not using more memory than you need to.

I HIGHLY suggest using this addon with TomTom, another one of my addons (http://www.wowinterface.com/download...32-TomTom.html ). This allows you to simply click any coordinate in LightHeaded to add it to your map as a waypoint.

The following slash commands are valid:
  • /lh attach - Attaches the frame to the quest log
  • /lh detach - Detaches the frame, allows you to resize and move it
  • /lh sound - Toggles the open/close sound
  • /lh page - Toggles showing all comments on one page, or with multiple pages
  • /lh bgalpha <0.0-1.0> - Changes the alpha of the LH window background textures, so you can see the world.
  • /lh debug - Enables or disabled debug messages when loading quest databases
  • /lh config - Opens the LightHeaded configuration window
  • /lh autodetails - Toggle automatic opening of the Lightheaded window when clicking a quest in the objective tracker

LightHeaded now includes the English descriptions and introductory text for most of the quests in the game. This is disabled by default, but can be enabled for those players that are not playing in their native locale.

LightHeaded supports sending coordinates to TomTom, MapNotes, Cartographer2 and Cartographer3.

IMPORTANT: Addon authors that wish to use this API and data should
include the wowhead logo in the frame that displays this information.
They are kind enough to let me continue parsing their database, and we
owe them at least that much. Thank you.

Thanks for using my addons!

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commit 547b33546eb69dccb662beffda2625d74bf11b74
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Thu Oct 27 22:39:13 2016 +0200

Update for 7.1

commit ea5dd596d578663a34044137a34b04b42ff1a4ac
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Wed Sep 7 15:35:26 2016 +0200

Disable auto-popup on SelectQuestLogEntry

commit c3e67123f3233e8e0abd1eb74562f74b1e005209
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Mon Sep 5 14:54:46 2016 +0200

Update TOC for 70000

commit 14d8721ebb51a801b04f4bd7229a57ec5470412e
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Mon Sep 5 14:52:45 2016 +0200

Update for new parsing script

Thanks to lunarwtr we're able to parse again, since I didn't have time
to fix the previous parser. This required some changes to the addon, but
this should get things back up and working.

commit f4a0f7d143c67eb1768662ca73073b103e9e861d
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Sat Jan 31 15:35:53 2015 +0100

Remove dead code

commit 61d0d2ab136d5f79be4edc62e6ae3cbc2964431c
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Sat Jan 31 15:27:56 2015 +0100

Fix LH waypoint set integration

- We now are able to properly reverse WowHead mapFileIds to the in-game
areaIds, so waypoints should be set in the correct zone.
- We don't know how to set a waypoint in an instanced zone, so we just
put those in the current zone
- Integration with MapNotes, Cartographer and friends always set in the
current zone.

commit ce35e8b832925ec497af58a9d53c70c9d387816a
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Sat Jan 31 10:17:44 2015 +0100

Use new API to set waypoint in current zone

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Unread 10-21-08, 10:06 AM  
gagou
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I got the exact same problem the first coordinate is with a . and the second is with a , but this is only for the coordinates in the user comments; the ones from the quest giver are correct

Originally posted by Dawn
No i didn't, i just wanted to give an idea and messed up the "." instead of "," in the second coordinate.....

Well, thx anyway.

Speaking of lua errors... I just realize i blocked them, maybe i get that TomTom one posted below, too. I'll have to check that.

Edit: i just checked the spelling of coordinates in LightHeaded and .... they were indeed formatted like [33.33, 55,11] ... wich might explain the problem ? i'll try the previous version of lightheaded, maybe there was something messed up with the latest version while parsing.

Edit #2: r245 works, the second coordinate doesn't have the ","
TomTom shows up, everything works, i'll keep that one for now.
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Unread 10-20-08, 12:15 PM  
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Re: Re: Fubar_QuestsFu + Lightheaded = Error

Originally posted by forty2j
Are you 100% sure you're up to date? That looks amazingly like the errors other addons starting spitting out after the 2.4 patch, when LH switched from quest names to quest IDs.
I guess you are right. Just checked FuBar_QuestsFu's .toc and it's still 20400, so not really WotLK compatible yet. It seems that the problem is in FuBar_QuestsFu then
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Unread 10-20-08, 11:51 AM  
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Re: Fubar_QuestsFu + Lightheaded = Error

Originally posted by kazso
I'm using Fubar_QuestsFu and when i open a quest, i get this error:

[2008/10/20 10:18:36-2114-x1]: LightHeaded-248\LightHeaded.lua:117: attempt to compare number with string

Fubar_QuestsFu isn't using the standard in-game quest window by default. It has it's own unique quest window.
The only way to "fix" this issue is to simply disable the "Quest details" module in Fubar_QuestsFu, which also disables the unique quest window.
Dunno which addon needs to be fixed (Fubar_QuestsFu or Lightheaded), so i report this error to both addon authors
Are you 100% sure you're up to date? That looks amazingly like the errors other addons starting spitting out after the 2.4 patch, when LH switched from quest names to quest IDs.
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Fubar_QuestsFu + Lightheaded = Error

I'm using Fubar_QuestsFu and when i open a quest, i get this error:

[2008/10/20 10:18:36-2114-x1]: LightHeaded-248\LightHeaded.lua:117: attempt to compare number with string

Fubar_QuestsFu isn't using the standard in-game quest window by default. It has it's own unique quest window.
The only way to "fix" this issue is to simply disable the "Quest details" module in Fubar_QuestsFu, which also disables the unique quest window.
Dunno which addon needs to be fixed (Fubar_QuestsFu or Lightheaded), so i report this error to both addon authors
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Unread 10-19-08, 04:12 PM  
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Re: Two Lingering issues...

Originally posted by Kywin
First, whenever I pull up a quest...and I attempt to read the quest discription...Lightheaded keeps flipping back to page one. When in single page mode, it scrolls back to the top...suggestions?

Second, I know that tomtom has the /way command...and maybe I am being lazy about this, but it is much faster to just be able to click on listed waypoints in a quest description and for some reason I cannot. I click...no way point?...
The first issue is probably related to the second. You have an addon that is using SelectQuestLogEntry() improperly. That will cause teh flipping issue, and you need to disable that addon or contact the author to have it fixed, in order to stop it.
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Re: Quest objetives

Originally posted by lordfinarfin
Since last updates i deleted all my old addons.
Now I install lightheaded again with doulbewide. Before the update when i need to do something in a quest, like "kill 3 monkeys, collect 3 bannanas, etc" I had a link on the quest info. When i click on it the mobs position were marked on the map. Now I dont have this links.

I install again cartographer, and cartographer quest... but nothing happend.

Do you know wich addon we need to do that?.

Sorry for my english
nQuestLog might be what you are looking for.

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Two Lingering issues...

First, whenever I pull up a quest...and I attempt to read the quest discription...Lightheaded keeps flipping back to page one. When in single page mode, it scrolls back to the top...suggestions?

Second, I know that tomtom has the /way command...and maybe I am being lazy about this, but it is much faster to just be able to click on listed waypoints in a quest description and for some reason I cannot. I click...no way point?...
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Unread 10-18-08, 02:36 PM  
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Now all we need is for the readme's to be formatted in the proper PC way
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Re: Quest objetives

Sounds to me like you may have been using carbonite quest addon


Originally posted by lordfinarfin
Since last updates i deleted all my old addons.
Now I install lightheaded again with doulbewide. Before the update when i need to do something in a quest, like "kill 3 monkeys, collect 3 bannanas, etc" I had a link on the quest info. When i click on it the mobs position were marked on the map. Now I dont have this links.

I install again cartographer, and cartographer quest... but nothing happend.

Do you know wich addon we need to do that?.

Sorry for my english
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Unread 10-18-08, 03:27 AM  
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Re: Quest objetives

Originally posted by lordfinarfin
Since last updates i deleted all my old addons.
Now I install lightheaded again with doulbewide. Before the update when i need to do something in a quest, like "kill 3 monkeys, collect 3 bannanas, etc" I had a link on the quest info. When i click on it the mobs position were marked on the map. Now I dont have this links.

I install again cartographer, and cartographer quest... but nothing happend.

Do you know wich addon we need to do that?.

Sorry for my english
No, I have no idea which addon did that.
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Quest objetives

Since last updates i deleted all my old addons.
Now I install lightheaded again with doulbewide. Before the update when i need to do something in a quest, like "kill 3 monkeys, collect 3 bannanas, etc" I had a link on the quest info. When i click on it the mobs position were marked on the map. Now I dont have this links.

I install again cartographer, and cartographer quest... but nothing happend.

Do you know wich addon we need to do that?.

Sorry for my english
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Re: Normal for the data to be red?

Originally posted by Fireseas
Hello,

I have the r248 in my addons folder, but when I go to the addons list in game, the option for lightheaded is fine, but all the data modules show as red text. Is this normal?
in 3.X, yes. IT shows that they are load on demand.
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Question Normal for the data to be red?

Hello,

I have the r248 in my addons folder, but when I go to the addons list in game, the option for lightheaded is fine, but all the data modules show as red text. Is this normal?
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Originally posted by forty2j
Did you copy/paste that? The first coordinate is in period-style decimals; the second coordinate is in comma-style decimals. No way TT can parse that..
No i didn't, i just wanted to give an idea and messed up the "." instead of "," in the second coordinate.....

Well, thx anyway.

Speaking of lua errors... I just realize i blocked them, maybe i get that TomTom one posted below, too. I'll have to check that.

Edit: i just checked the spelling of coordinates in LightHeaded and .... they were indeed formatted like [33.33, 55,11] ... wich might explain the problem ? i'll try the previous version of lightheaded, maybe there was something messed up with the latest version while parsing.

Edit #2: r245 works, the second coordinate doesn't have the ","
TomTom shows up, everything works, i'll keep that one for now.
Last edited by Dawn : 10-16-08 at 03:01 PM.
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Unread 10-16-08, 10:32 AM  
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Originally posted by Clark
Date: 2008-10-16 11:03:58
ID: 55
Error occured in: Global
Count: 8
Message: ..\AddOns\TomTom\TomTom_CrazyArrow.lua line 179:
attempt to perform arithmetic on local 'player' (a nil value)
Debug:
[C]: ?
TomTom\TomTom_CrazyArrow.lua:179:
TomTom\TomTom_CrazyArrow.lua:128
This is obviously a TomTom error, not a LightHeaded error. I'm also not entirely sure how this can happen, but I'll try to take a look at it some point in the future. This isn't the ace forums by the way, please post:

* When the error occurred
* Can you reproduce the issue?
* If so, how?
* Does the issue occur with no other addons enabled?
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