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Altoholic  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 6.0.001
by: Thaoky [More]

Hi, my name is Thaoky, and I'm an Altoholic

Altoholic is an Ace 3 addon written for people who dedicate most of their time to leveling alts, and who want to have as much information as possible in one addon. The main feature of the addon is the search functionality which allows users to search their alts' bags or loot tables in an Auction-House-like frame (see screenshots). All this with multiple-realms/accounts support.

Paypal donations accepted at : thaoky.altoholic@yahoo.com



About the addon & the author

I've been playing WoW since the European release, and I used to rely on addons like character viewer to check my alts' inventory, but since it was more or less abandoned and not always stable for me, I decided to write an addon myself and to improve the search feature as much as I could. I hope you'll enjoy it as much as I do

The addon has been in development since December 2007 and was officially released in late March 2008. It's still not final, and although it has considerably evolved since the initial release, there are still a lot of things I haven't had time to implement yet.
Please note that this is my first addon, and that English is not my native language.

Features:

- Languages supported: enUS, frFR, deDE, esES, ruRU, zhCN & zhTW.

- Account-wide data summary:

  • Characters' talents: Full talent trees & glyphs are supported for both specializations.
  • Money, /played, rest xp for each character, subtotals by realm, and grandtotals for the account.
  • Bag usage: see at a glance which characters should get bigger bags (bag size, free slots and types included)
  • Characters' skills: skill summary on one screen, namely the 2 main professions + the 3 secondary skills as well as riding. I may add more if there's demand. Profession cooldowns included.
  • Reputations: a list of all the reputations of the current realm's characters. You can see at a glance if all your alts are at least honored with Honor Hold if you want to get the new 2.4 blue PVP set. Suggestions on how to gring reputations will be available soon.

- View containers (bags, bank, keyring) of all alts, on all realms.

- Guild banks : You have 10 alts in 10 different guilds on the same server, all of them with access to a guild bank ? Not a problem, you can see them all here.

- E-mail: allows you to see which alts have mail without having to reconnect them. The addon will tell you when mail is about to expire on a character. Threshold configurable (up to 15 days). Multiple realm support as well. Mails sent to a known alt (one you've logged on at least once) will be visible in the addon without having to reconnect it.

- Equipment: See the equipment of the current realm's alts in one screen. Very useful when purchasing stuff for your alts at the AH. Multiple realms supported. Right-clicking any equipment piece will allow you to find an upgrade, this feature is similar to the official wow armory feature, and is quite performant, even though it doesn't match the accuracy of the official one.

- Search: the most important feature of the addon, it uses an AH-like frame to display search results. You can either search bags on the current realm, on all realms, or a loot table.
The loot table is a table based on AtlasLoot, but which contains only item id's, and therefore keeps memory usage minimal.

The Search menu allows you to find items based on their name (even partial), level, type or rarity, almost like at the AH. It is also possible to search known recipes.

- Quest Log: See the quest logs of all your alts, as well as an indication of which alts are on a specific quest. Clicking on a quest link in the chat log will tell you which alts are on that quest.

- Suggestions: Currently, only profession leveling suggestions are available when mousing over your current level in a specific profession. Suggestions are based on the leveling guides posted on the official US forums (credit goes to their respective authors). The addon also suggests you where to quest/grind xp depending on your character level.

Suggestions were also added for the most recent factions. More to come later.

- Auction house: You can see which auctions/bids you've placed with an alt without being logged in or being at the AH.

- Professions: You can browse all known recipes in a thotbot like frame (see screenshot).

- Mounts & Pets of all your alts.

- Achievements are tracked for all you alts (see screenshot).

- Guild Members: a list of your connected guildmates, along with their alts (if they're using Altoholic too), and their average item level. Clicking their AiL will also allow you to "remotely" inspect their equipment.

- Guild Skills: a list of altoholic users in your guild, along with their alts and direct profession links. All professions are available in one click.

- Guild Bank tabs: a list of altoholic users and the time at which they last visited the guild bank. If you haven't visited the guild bank for a few days, you can remotely update your local data without going to a capital city.

FAQ

The FAQ has been moved here : http://www.wowinterface.com/portal.php?id=372&a=faq


Credits

- I'd like to thank my guild, Odysseüs on EU-Marécages de Zangar, for assisting me since the earliest phases, thanks guys for everything you've done
- Thanks to the wowace community, you've been very helpful and this addon would not be there without the technical answers you gave me (especially Xinhuan, author of BankItems)
- Thanks to all the guys who are behind AtlasLoot, keeping the loot table up-to-date is a tremendous work, and the search functionality of Altoholic would not be what it is without your hard work.
- Thanks to Ayindi (wowace) & sLiz3r (curse) for the German translation.
- Thanks to NightOwl (wowace) for the zhTW translation.
- Thanks to Wang (wowace) for the zhCN translation.
- Thanks to Hellbot for the ruRU translation.
- Thanks to Laumac for the frFR translation.
- Thanks to IrregularByte for the esES translation.
- Brykrys for the LinkWrangler support.

Join the #altoholic IRC channel on Freenode : irc://irc.freenode.net:6667/

IMPORTANT NOTE: As with every new expansion, many things have changed in the API, and it is REQUIRED to clear your Saved Variables for the addon.
This means cleaning the following files in \WTF\Account\<your_account>\SavedVariables : Altoholic.lua & All DataStore*.lua

There WILL be bugs if you use your old files without cleaning them first.
Some fixes to work around API changes are too time consuming, so cleaning is required. A meager price to pay once per expansion.

6.0.001 (17/10/2014)

- Added a pane in the Grids tab to track LFR lockouts across alts.
- Added support for the new void storage tab + reagent bank.
- Updated achievement lists.
- Updated tradeskills data (Grids tab)
- Fixed WoD related issues.
- DataStore_Reputations: fixed WoD compatibility.
- DataStore_Reputations: LibBabble-Factions is back.
Note : seriously Blizzard why on earth is GetFactionInfoByID no longer returning data for the opposite faction's reputations?
- DataStore_Talents: talents & glyph scanning is temporarily fully disabled. UI is still missing too, sorry about that.
- DataStore_Quests: fixed WoD compatibility.
- DataStore_Containers: Added support for the new void storage tab.
- DataStore_Containers: Added support for the new reagent bank.
- LibCraftInfo: updated for WoD.
- LibCraftLevels: updated for WoD.
- LibCraftReagent: updated for WoD.
- Currencies pane: removed unrequired tooltip.


5.4.009 (08/08/2014)

- Uncommented the code that actually deletes linked realms.. silly me !
- DataStore_Crafts: reworked the processing of events that actually trigger profession scanning.
Note: The current implementation is based (not 100%) on how professions are scanned in Ackis Recipe List (thanks Ackis :D).
So far the tests I have made show a serious improvement, but the way events are triggered may not be 100% consistent, especially with regards to the TRADE_SKILL_UPDATE event.
The addon should no longer miss scans (please report if you notice problems).
- DataStore_Mails: fixed some problems related to merged realms, it should now work without problems anymore.
- DataStore_Mails: fixed issues where mail attachments (sent or returned) could be saved twice in the recipient's mailbox.

Changes by ckaotik (Huge thanks !)
- DataStore : Read addon version from .toc
- DataStore : Current character/guild key can now be used by character/guild based methods
- DataStore : added a few methods to support overriding methods
- Many minor fixes in DataStore_Achievements, Agenda, Containers, Crafts, Inventory, Mails, Talents
- DataStore_Quests : fixed tracking of completed quests

5.4.008 (27/07/2014)

- Fixed MoP factions showing up as numbers.
- Suggested leveling zones are back in the account summary.
- Added an option to reset links between merged realms (some realms were marked as linked though they were not)
=> DataStore dropdown in the Account Summary
- Added an option to completely reset the DataStore databases, without having to manually delete the files in the SavedVariables folder
=> DataStore dropdown in the Account Summary

- Added an option to remember the faction filter across sessions. (Grids -> Reputations)
- Added an option to remember the currency filter across sessions. (Grids -> Currencies)
- Added an option to remember the companion filter across sessions. (Grids -> Companions)
- Added an option to remember the mount filter across sessions. (Grids -> Mounts)
- Added an option to remember the tradeskills filter across sessions. (Grids -> Tradeskills)
- Added an option to remember the archaeology filter across sessions. (Grids -> Archaeology)
- Item counts for guilds on merged realms should now be visible too (sorry can't test this myself).


5.4.007 (24/07/2014)

- Added missing faction "Emperor Shaohao".
- Altoholic: removed LibBabble-Faction
- DataStore_Reputations: removed LibBabble-Faction.
- Fixed lua error when using the search function.

5.4.006 (22/07/2014)

- Fixed double item counts in the tooltip.
- Improved the search functionality to be less restrictive.
- DataStore_Containers now triggers extra events for client addons.
- DataStore_Inventory now triggers extra events for client addons.
- DataStore_Auctions now triggers extra events for client addons.
- DataStore_Mails now triggers extra events for client addons.

5.4.005 (21/07/2014)

- Fixed bugs related to full names (name+realm) in the Guild tab.
- Added a pane in the account summary to show the PVE & PVP currencies.
- Added tooltip support for connected realms.
Note: DataStore needs to learn about connected realms, to do so, send 1 mail to an alt on a connected realm.
The connection is understood both ways (realm A to B, and B to A) with a single mail.
If you are connected to more than 1 realm, send 1 mail per link.
Ex: for 3 realms, send 1 mail from realm A to B, one from A to C, and one from B to C.
The mail can consist of just text, no attachment or gold required.
- Added an option to show/hide item count from connected realms.
- Added support for mails sent to/returned from alts on connected realms.
Note: Realm names are packed ("Marécage de Zangar" => "MarécagedeZangar") by Blizzard, this is supported.
If you notice something weird with your realm, please report it.
- Altoholic: removed LibBabble-Zone
- Updated the internal loot table and removed duplicate entries also found in LPT.
- DataStore_Inventory: removed LibBabble-Zone.
- DataStore_Reputations: removed LibBabble-Zone.
- Removed leveling suggestions from the character level tooltip in the account summary, as this information is now part of the game's world map.
- Updated the AiL tooltip, level 60 & 70 dungeons are now commented (tooltip was getting long), and level 90 was added. (Thanks Pseudopath on WoWinterface)
- Fixed issues related to scanning void storage (Thanks Lombra !)
- Several minor fixes (Thanks Lombra again !!)

Older patch notes : see changelog.txt
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SilverShadow
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Whenever I open my inventory I get the following error:

Code:
Date: 2009-03-21 13:04:56
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Altoholic\Altoholic.lua line 1714:
   attempt to concatenate a nil value
Debug:
   [C]: ?
   Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:1714: GetCharacterItemCount()
   Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:1731: GetAccountItemCount()
   Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:1799: GetItemCount()
   Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:2097: ProcessTooltip()
   Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:1984:
      Altoholic\Altoholic.lua:1975
   ...AddOns\Auc-Advanced\Libs\LibExtraTip\LibExtraTip.lua:279:
      ...AddOns\Auc-Advanced\Libs\LibExtraTip\LibExtraTip.lua:275
   ReagentID\RI.lua:1133: OnTooltipSetItem()
   Enchantrix\EnxMain.lua:220:
      Enchantrix\EnxMain.lua:216
   (tail call): ?
   (tail call): ?
   [C]: ?
   ...AddOns\Auc-Advanced\Libs\LibExtraTip\LibExtraTip.lua:251:
      ...AddOns\Auc-Advanced\Libs\LibExtraTip\LibExtraTip.lua:245
   [C]: pcall()
   Stubby\Stubby.lua:341:
      Stubby\Stubby.lua:325
   (tail call): ?
   [C]: ?
   [C]: SetBagItem()
   ..\FrameXML\ContainerFrame.lua:673: ContainerFrameItemButton_OnEnter()
   ArkInventory\ArkInventory.lua:5191: Frame_Item_OnEnter()
   [string "*:OnEnter"]:1:
      [string "*:OnEnter"]:1
Also, can there -please- be an option to completely remove the altoholic fubar plugin? Broker2Fubar renders the plugin far better. I can't move the built in fubar plugin and the icon is not resizing to my smaller bar, nor does it even show up in the fubar preferences. I can turn off either the text or the icon, but not both.

Admittingly, I have not looked at Fubar support in a long time, and given how much I don't like it, I doubt I'll make serious change/tests again. It has already cost me loads of hours for very little return, whereas LDB was a 10-minutes implementation and has never failed.
Then can I make the suggestion of simply removing all fubar support and stick with LDB? As long as Broker2Fubar is out there you're taken care of. I know many authors are simply doing that and as a fubar user, that's perfectly fine by me.
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Originally posted by richerich
Got this when i logged in.
The string "Dalaran Arena" is not used in Altoholic, LibBabble errors are reported to Altoholic because it is the first addon in alphabetical order to which libraries can be attached.

You have to update this library manually or update other addon(s) that also use this library.
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Got this when i logged in.

Date: 2009-03-20 10:07:52
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ...\Altoholic\libs\LibBabble-Boss-3.0\LibBabble-3.0.lua line 51:
LibBabble-Zone-3.0: Translation "Dalaran Arena" not found.
Debug:
...\Altoholic\libs\LibBabble-Boss-3.0\LibBabble-3.0.lua:25:
...\Altoholic\libs\LibBabble-Boss-3.0\LibBabble-3.0.lua:23
...\Altoholic\libs\LibBabble-Boss-3.0\LibBabble-3.0.lua:51:
...\Altoholic\libs\LibBabble-Boss-3.0\LibBabble-3.0.lua:28
...\Cartographer\libs\LibTourist-3.0\LibTourist-3.0.lua:3325: in main chunk
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Originally posted by Tyrnus
This addon is awesome.
I'm using it on a multiboxing perspective and i want to give you my wish list :

1 - Add a command line /alto update <account-name> <player-name>

2 - Add a white list system for the alt account database sharing.
-> People on the white list can ask for update anytime without confirmation.
-> People who are not on the white list are ignored (no confirmation, no data sharing, nothing)

A quick-and-dirty way to do it can be to base it on the wow build-in friend list and add two options :
[] Allow people on the friend list to get your data without confirmation
[] Refuse to share anything with people who are not on your friend list

I think that a LOT of people would love this option, the quick-and-dirty can be coded quickly and if people like it, you can add your own white list on the addon instead of wow build-in friend list.

3- Add a schreduled update feature.

Btw i'm not sure (my server is offline atm), did this addon merge the guild bank of two different alt-account on the search result page (if the two alt-account are on the same guild) ?
And can we do more than one database share update at the same time ?
Very valuable input, thanks !

I'm not sure about the scheduled update, even though I intend to automate the process a little bit at some point, I still have to make up my mind on the best approach (needs some testing, and I can't test multiple account features as frequently as I'd like to).

Regarding the search results, the answer is yes. If you import 3 other accounts for instance, and you enabled search on all accounts, then you'll see the results wherever they are (mail, bank, equipped, guild bank) on any char belonging to these accounts.

More than one sharing at a time ? I honestly haven't tested it, but for obvious network performance reasons, this is not recommended at all (and not supported). You can import as many accounts as you want though.
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Originally posted by AnrDaemon
NVM found that, you need to show "All Accounts" in order to see shared characters.
My only question now that I have two guild banks for my guild now >.<
One mine and one from shared session... I'd rather prefer to have them united in single snapshot.
Say, store every GBank page separately with associated last visited timestamp.
That's actually intended, but I'll see if I can make that more convenient, it will be part of the review I'll make of the account sharing feature. It's not for the next release, it's for the one after that.
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This addon is awesome.
I'm using it on a multiboxing perspective and i want to give you my wish list :

1 - Add a command line /alto update <account-name> <player-name>

2 - Add a white list system for the alt account database sharing.
-> People on the white list can ask for update anytime without confirmation.
-> People who are not on the white list are ignored (no confirmation, no data sharing, nothing)

A quick-and-dirty way to do it can be to base it on the wow build-in friend list and add two options :
[] Allow people on the friend list to get your data without confirmation
[] Refuse to share anything with people who are not on your friend list

I think that a LOT of people would love this option, the quick-and-dirty can be coded quickly and if people like it, you can add your own white list on the addon instead of wow build-in friend list.

3- Add a schreduled update feature.

Btw i'm not sure (my server is offline atm), did this addon merge the guild bank of two different alt-account on the search result page (if the two alt-account are on the same guild) ?
And can we do more than one database share update at the same time ?
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Originally posted by AnrDaemon
Also, where to see shared characters?
I have a sharing session, I see guild bank now, but only 3 of the 5 characters on my friends account are shown.
NVM found that, you need to show "All Accounts" in order to see shared characters.
My only question now that I have two guild banks for my guild now >.<
One mine and one from shared session... I'd rather prefer to have them united in single snapshot.
Say, store every GBank page separately with associated last visited timestamp.
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Originally posted by Thaoky
If you mouse over a character's name in the account summary, you'll see its raid id's in the tooltip.
Meh? I don't see them. But I do saved for some raids.

Also, where to see shared characters?
I have a sharing session, I see guild bank now, but only 3 of the 5 characters on my friends account are shown.
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Originally posted by Warlocomotif
I really love this addon, and am trying my best to make more people in the guild use it

Anyway, 1 feature I would love is to be able to check what instances my other characters are saved for.
If you mouse over a character's name in the account summary, you'll see its raid id's in the tooltip.
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Originally posted by AnrDaemon
That would include a complete removal of FuBar-specific code... :P
Would help much in future development...
That's intended at some point, but so far, what is there still works (although not as flawlessly as I'd want it to), so it stays for now. Anyone wants to go on a lobbying campaign to make FuBar users migrate to LDB ?
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I really love this addon, and am trying my best to make more people in the guild use it

Anyway, 1 feature I would love is to be able to check what instances my other characters are saved for.
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That would include a complete removal of FuBar-specific code... :P
Would help much in future development...
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Re: Fubar Problem

Originally posted by leafblade
a) The options to show/hide the icon and/or text do not fully work. Even with both Options unticked, it will still show one of them. This would not be a huge issue, but:

b) i cannot relocate the item on fubar, it is "stuck" in the upper left and it's causing the text to overlap and become unreadable.

If you could fix either one of these (or both!) that would be smashing. Otherwise, great mod. Thanks!
a) Well, say thanks to fubar, this is how it works internally, and it does not let addons decide that both must be hidden. I'll never get why fubar makes such decisions on its own and does not let an author decide what he wants to do with his stuff..

b) same kind of problem, I've spent too much time trying to understand how to get that simple right-click menu to work & so on, and it never worked. The best fix I can suggest is to use LDB instead of fubar, it's way more open.

Again, sorry if I seem reluctant to address fubar issues, but they are extremely costly in terms of time, so I'd rather redirect users to a friendlier solution.
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Re: Error Msg On Start

Originally posted by MyrddinEmbais
Nearly every time i start WoW i get this error message:

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Date: 2009-03-10 10:29:09
ID: 1
Error occured in: Global
Count: 1
Message: ..\AddOns\Altoholic\Altoholic.lua line 2399:
   attempt to index field 'LibFuBarPlugin-Mod-3.0_Altoholic_FrameMinimapButton' (a nil value)
I'm using Altoholic 3008b and i've disabled the minimap button because of using the LDB Plugin of Altoholic along with TitanPanel.

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There's something strange with this specific frame, and it's probably related to a change that occured in FuBar. The thing is, I test its existence just one line before trying to hide it (the line that fails), so I find it very weird that Lua crashes there.

Admittingly, I have not looked at Fubar support in a long time, and given how much I don't like it, I doubt I'll make serious change/tests again. It has already cost me loads of hours for very little return, whereas LDB was a 10-minutes implementation and has never failed.

Now, I understand you don't seem to use fubar, and that this must be a side effect of something else, so I'll need more info to be able to help. Like an addon list at least, and making sure that this error happens when you are only running Altoholic. If it doesn't, try re-enabling other addons one by one to see if there's a conflict.

Sorry to be of so little help, but at this point, this is the best I can do.
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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Error Msg On Start

Originally posted by MyrddinEmbais
I'm not a programmer and i can see some very useful informations. But that's worth to discuss. So i rather prefer to enable the minimap button to get rid of the error message.
Well, let me explain.
Lua itself VERY weak language.
It has been designed for quick rigging of hacks of some sort, was never intended for serious development.
For example, you can look at this issue. No any sign of real source of the problem, but knowing that I've had some addons installed, I were able to narrow it down to single conflicting addon. And it is not only one example. Addons list often hints about potential issues. It may come from outdated addons and/or known conflicts.
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