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Updated:10-14-14 11:13 AM
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Chinchilla Minimap  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)
Version: 2.7
by: ckknight, Ethan Centaurai
Chinchilla Minimap alters the Blizzard Minimap in a way to provide much nicer features and other niceties.

Appearance
Allows changing of blip size (useful since 3.1), border style, shape of the map (doesn't have to be circular, or even square, lots of options are available), size, etc.
Auto zoom
Zoom out the map automatically after 20 seconds (or so).
Compass
A more flexible north-east-south-west indicator.
Coordinates
Show your location coordinates
Expander
Make the minimap very big temporarily (good for gathering or finding a tough-to-spot enemy).
Location
Show the name of your location more flexibly.
Move buttons
Move the buttons around the minimap to wherever you want (even off the minimap entirely).
Ping
Show which team-mate pinged the minimap
Position
Position the minimap and frames around it.
Range circle
Show on the minimap where your range extends to
Show / Hide
Show or hide various frames related to the minimap
Tracking dots
Change the dots on the map to a different set of images. Very handy, especially if you suffer from colorblindness.
Wheel zoom
Mousewheel to zoom the minimap
Click here to submit a bug report or request a new feature.
Click here to help with translating Chinchilla Minimap into your own language.
tag v2.7
1ea1887512c53dc2dcd13de2619dd76897321895
Ethan Centaurai <ethancentaurai@outlook.com>
2014-10-14 14:09:05 +0100

Tagging as v2.7.

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Ethan Centaurai:
- Bump Interface number to 60000.
- Appearance: Do not attempt to resize the Coordinates window. Drycoded.
- ShowHide: You can now hide the new Garrison Report button.
- MoveButtons: You can now reposition the new Garrison Report button.
- Position: Fixed compatibility with Patch 6.0. (I forgot to save the file before commiting)
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Unread 11-04-08, 08:12 AM  
Psycco
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Sure wish we could get an update on this great minimap addon....

major problem is the location bar that shows up after a zone event.


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Unread 11-05-08, 11:57 PM  
konedima
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For some reason ckknight no longer updates his mods here (I have no idea why (looking might help but I'm lazy), and I f**king hate curse, which has lead me to look for alternatives).

Anyway, those desperate for Chinchilla, it's on Curse at http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-a...hinchilla.aspx
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Unread 01-21-09, 11:09 AM  
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the project has not been updated in a while but the addon still works.

for those of you missing the minimap tracking button, there might be a solution.

if you are using Elkanos buffbar, that addon has an option to disable the tracking button. all you have to do is right click the EBB button and uncheck the Hide minimap tacking button, and you should be good.

for those of you missing the calendar button. i suggest you look through all your addon options to see what is there.

i was missing bot the tracking and calendar buttons, i fixed the tracking with the EBB solution. the calendar button took me a bit longer and i figured out that the addon minimalist has a "hide minimap clutter option" it was checked and that is what was hiding my calendar button. so i unchecked it in minimalist and now everything works perfectly.

cheers

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Unread 02-26-09, 02:51 AM  
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3.1 PTR Build 0.1.0 (9614)

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On login.

Code:
[2009/02/24 17:11:06-3666-x1]: Chinchilla-1.0r189\Position\Position.lua:350 attempt to index field '?' (a nil value)
LibRock-1.0-90295 (FuBar):2583: in function <...erface\AddOns\FuBar\libs\LibRock-1.0\LibRock-1.0.lua:2546
LibRock-1.0-90295 (FuBar):2694: in function <...erface\AddOns\FuBar\libs\LibRock-1.0\LibRock-1.0.lua:2689
<in C code>: in function `LoadAddOn'
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:228 in function `UIParentLoadAddOn':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:251 in function `CombatLog_LoadUI':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:477 in function <Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:457
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Unread 03-28-09, 01:49 PM  
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Use the newest r192:
http://www.wowace.com/projects/chinc...iles/295-r192/

On r190 was 3.1 Support added:
3.1.0 PTR Compatability.
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Unread 03-31-09, 02:01 PM  
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Originally posted by Civrock
3.1 PTR Build 0.1.0 (9614)

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On login.

Code:
[2009/02/24 17:11:06-3666-x1]: Chinchilla-1.0r189\Position\Position.lua:350 attempt to index field '?' (a nil value)
LibRock-1.0-90295 (FuBar):2583: in function <...erface\AddOns\FuBar\libs\LibRock-1.0\LibRock-1.0.lua:2546
LibRock-1.0-90295 (FuBar):2694: in function <...erface\AddOns\FuBar\libs\LibRock-1.0\LibRock-1.0.lua:2689
<in C code>: in function `LoadAddOn'
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:228 in function `UIParentLoadAddOn':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:251 in function `CombatLog_LoadUI':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:477 in function <Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:457
This addon has not even been updated (on wowinterface) for 3.0 and you're giving stack traces for 3.1?!

Sir, you are off your rocker.
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Unread 06-14-09, 06:54 PM  
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Bug link not working so posting here:

I hide the location bar but it doesn't vanish.

Edit: Updated to new version on Wowace, location now disappears but not calendar and zoom out/in ?

Edit: All fixed
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Unread 06-18-09, 10:48 AM  
nickyjean
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Hi, just an addon request. I know I can change the size of my blip but is there anyway to change the color or make it blink with a hotkey or button. No matter what minimap you have the Blip can be hard to see in the Northrend snowy background.
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Unread 06-24-09, 04:02 PM  
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Has anyone figured out how to get the calander back yet? I looked through all my other addon. clicked the show/hide button many times.. the attach to minimap button. Nothing seems to work. I have deleted and reinstalled it as well. Any help would be appreciated thank you
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Unread 06-29-09, 05:38 PM  
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I'm having the same problem with the calendar minimap button as Hes. Any word on how to fix this?
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Unread 07-05-09, 10:16 PM  
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If you're using Fubar with the Clock addon, this could be turning off the Calendar from the Minimap. You can deactivate this through the Fubar_Clock options.
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Unread 08-18-09, 09:15 PM  
Ashkir
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Very sweet addon. Cannot wait for the update.

Also chinchillas are awesome.

They're even more awesome when taking a bath in volcano ash. ^^.
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Unread 08-19-09, 08:32 PM  
Nalynas
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Vanishing options?

Since today's "patch", Chinchilla options have disappeared, my map has reset to default, and there's no way to change it. The addons screen shows it's active, but in game, there are no options for Chinchilla whatsoever, and the map stays reset. Every possible way to trigger the config options fails. Methinks Blizz borked something in the new little patch they threw out today.

Hopefully it's a minor thing, and can be fixed fairly easily.

Thanks for taking the time to read.
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Unread 08-21-09, 04:34 PM  
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awesome addon

I love this addon. any chance for an update soon?
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Unread 09-03-09, 07:32 PM  
Kupotek
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Got a problem with custom borders in Chinchilla

Made texture sets: Cat and Kittyui

Cat has ears, Kittyui does not.

When I set border style to: Cat Round - ears show fine
When I set border style to: Cat Square - shows kittyui square texture
When I set border style to: Kittyui Round - shows fine
When I set border style to: Kittyui Square - shows kittyui square texture

So my wonder is why is Cat Square showing the Kittyui square texture?

All the files are named correctly :/


Chinchilla_Appearance:AddBorderStyle("Cat", L["Cat"],

[[Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Appearance\Border-Cat-Round]],

[[Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Appearance\Border-Cat-Square]])



Chinchilla_Appearance:AddBorderStyle("Kittyui", L["Kittyui"],

[[Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Appearance\Border-Kitty-Round]],

[[Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Appearance\Border-Kitty-Square]])
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