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LightHeaded  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: v70200-1.0.0-2017-07-31
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!

Donations:
Some people have asked, so here is a way to send me donations:

commit fa679bd2c64bf225d806f07ef2268faf26f67056
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Thu Aug 10 09:29:43 2017 +0200

Update comments parsed 31-July

commit 698a623a85db30dd1dc7edca2ac0584afb29cbfb
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Thu Apr 6 18:59:49 2017 +0200

Update TOC for 7.2

commit 0b4a204bd4db9388266c9700e5cde4ed226321a5
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Thu Apr 6 18:56:33 2017 +0200

Updated comment parse

commit ddba7c19eaca80dc207b7bccfd9f8c096d991aed
Author: Jim Whitehead <[email protected]>
Date: Thu Jan 12 21:23:29 2017 +0100

Add new parse, update integration, update toc.

Thanks to lunarwtr for the fixes

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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Re: links

Originally posted by blankStare
none of the links are clickable. anyone have a quick workaround?
They are clickable. Aim higher than you'd expect to.
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none of the links are clickable. anyone have a quick workaround?
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Best of luck to you Clad! Real life is always more important than Wow - hope the surgery and recovery goes well!

Originally posted by Cladhaire
Tomorrow afternoon I will be going into the hospital for surgery prep, and won't be released from the hospital for another 7-10 days afterwards. Once I've been released, I'm not sure what state I will be in as far as having time to work on my addons and provide support to my users. Please be patient with me for the next few weeks as I work through some medical issues in my real life. Thank you for sticking with me
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Tomorrow afternoon I will be going into the hospital for surgery prep, and won't be released from the hospital for another 7-10 days afterwards. Once I've been released, I'm not sure what state I will be in as far as having time to work on my addons and provide support to my users. Please be patient with me for the next few weeks as I work through some medical issues in my real life. Thank you for sticking with me
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Thanks so much for the March update and your continued work on this excellent addition to WOW!
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Originally posted by karl_w_w
New code looks good so far, although I have found one small bug with it.

I'm currently on the Umber, Archivist quest, and when I click on a follow up quest to it (
Under the Chitin Was...) the tooltip that comes up for that follow-up quest doesn't go away at all, unless I hover over something else (to replace the tooltip). It may be because the quest doesn't have a description.

The tooltip also 'sticks' in the same way if you click a quest and the resulting quest's page has no tooltip under where your mouse happens to be - eg. if you are looking at the Scouring the Desert quest in LH and you click on the preceeding quest.

Hope this helps in some way.

edit: now I think about it, the first one is probably caused by the bug in the second one and has nothing to do with that specific quest
Thanks, I'll try to take a look at it. I'll just hide the tooltips whenever the frame is updated.
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New code looks good so far, although I have found one small bug with it.

I'm currently on the Umber, Archivist quest, and when I click on a follow up quest to it (
Under the Chitin Was...) the tooltip that comes up for that follow-up quest doesn't go away at all, unless I hover over something else (to replace the tooltip). It may be because the quest doesn't have a description.

The tooltip also 'sticks' in the same way if you click a quest and the resulting quest's page has no tooltip under where your mouse happens to be - eg. if you are looking at the Scouring the Desert quest in LH and you click on the preceeding quest.

Hope this helps in some way.

edit: now I think about it, the first one is probably caused by the bug in the second one and has nothing to do with that specific quest
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Just added some code from Slaren that does better escaping of BBCode tags and handles links to achievements/quests/items a bit better. Let me know what you think, we can tweak it to get it 'just right' if it's not already =).
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Originally posted by Stijn
Is it possible to show the LH frame when you open a quest from the Quest/Achievement Tracker?
At the current time, no.
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Is it possible to show the LH frame when you open a quest from the Quest/Achievement Tracker?
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Originally posted by seanmcgpa
I have loved this mod for a long time.

It's been 3+ months and a few patches.. can we expect an update soon with fresher wowhead information?
I uploaded a new parse yesterday.
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Originally posted by seanmcgpa
I have loved this mod for a long time.

It's been 3+ months and a few patches.. can we expect an update soon with fresher wowhead information?
yup
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I have loved this mod for a long time.

It's been 3+ months and a few patches.. can we expect an update soon with fresher wowhead information?
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Originally posted by thc1967
Thank you for this very cool add-on! I do have a feature request though.

On WowHead, some of the comments are highly rated and they show up green. It would be very cool if your add-on could give us an option to filter out anything that's not green / highly rated.

Thanks again!
The highest rated comments should appear towards the top of your results, ordered by date. I'd have to check to verify this, but that's the intent =)
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Thank you for this very cool add-on! I do have a feature request though.

On WowHead, some of the comments are highly rated and they show up green. It would be very cool if your add-on could give us an option to filter out anything that's not green / highly rated.

Thanks again!
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