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Chinchilla Minimap  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 2.7.2
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 v2.7.2
bf144d52d9f438a4c263db7cbc46152a1db974e7
Ethan Centaurai <ethancentaurai@outlook.com>
2014-11-17 16:29:36 +0000

Tagging as v2.7.2.

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Ethan Centaurai:
- Reverted all code related to the ObjectiveTrackerFrame back to how it was in Version 2.7.
- Position: Applied Cybeloras' band-aid pending total module overhaul.
- Position: Fixed a bug that caused the vehicle seats artwork to appear stretched across the screen.
- Appearance: Updated the custom blip maps to match Blizzard's layout in Patch 6.0.3.
- Position: Restored feature to move the objectives tracker, but it is disabled if MoveAnything or Quester is installed.
- Core: Unregister show/hide events from the Garrison Report button.
- ShowHide: The Garrison button is now set to always show by default.
- Appearance: Re-added options to hide quest banners and collapse button.
- ShowHide: Buttons should no longer remain stuck to the cursor if they get hidden while being dragged around the minimap.
- ShowHide: Allowed the dungeon difficulty flag to appear when hovering the cursor over the minimap.
- Core: Removed MoveAnything from optional dependencies list.
- Position: Removed options to move the objectives tracker, because conflicts. Please use Quester, MoveAnything, or rObjectiveTrackerMover instead.
- Appearance: Rearranged the config window slightly.
- Revert "Position: Only move the actual Minimap, not the entire freaking MinimapCluster."
This reverts commit 9b2f8a7bd59b97f8ecd343b0498750b438d7e917.
- Position: Only move the actual Minimap, not the entire freaking MinimapCluster. ~lart ckknight
- Appearance: Removed the "waffle-like" texture that shows in the blue quest objective area.
- Leave MoveAnything as an optional dependency for now.
- Revert "Force the MoveButtons, Position and ShowHide modules into a disabled state if MoveAnything is installed."
This reverts commit 08f01cee3ea86cf2e16c65ac36ba072dc66c8a3a.
- Force the MoveButtons, Position and ShowHide modules into a disabled state if MoveAnything is installed.
- Move a comment.
- QuestTracker: Hide the "Objectives" label text when hiding the collapse button.
- Removed pre-6.0.2 compatibility layer.
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Unread 11-28-14, 05:45 AM  
Ethan Centaurai
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Originally Posted by Alexon88
Question: Is there a way to disable your bossframes? I can really use a few of your minimap features, however the boss frames I do not want (they are bugged and I want to use other addons to show boss frames). I'm here for the minimap
Chinchilla does not provide its own boss frames, but there should be options to hide them in the ShowHide section of the config.

Originally Posted by Alexon88
Hi, here is a an error message caused by Chinchilla Minimap upon Pressing EXIT in the ENCHANTING WINDOW at the FOLLOWER MENU (illusion crafting)
That's an error with Enchantrix, not Chinchilla.

Originally Posted by Alexon88
Hi,
when I activate Expander, the range display vanishes. But particularly there it was useful. Would you kindly fix that? edit: Also the compas would be useful in Expander. By the way, it was also cool if you could add Transparent-mode to Expander (not "opacity"), showing only symbols, like players, lumber, anything but the floor; Like opacity but keeping Symbols! For reference, Sexy map has a "transparent" hud-map.
The Expander doesn't have a range circle yet but I can look into adding one. As for transparency, there is an option to change this in the Expander section of the config.

Originally Posted by Alexonn88
Rotation - there is a bug, when you rotate the "form" it also rotates so you have a vivid square inside that border.
This is a bug in Blizzard's code. I believe SexyMap suffers the same problem.
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Question: Is there a way to disable your bossframes? I can really use a few of your minimap features, however the boss frames I do not want (they are bugged and I want to use other addons to show boss frames). I'm here for the minimap
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Hi, here is a an error message caused by Chinchilla Minimap upon Pressing EXIT in the ENCHANTING WINDOW at the FOLLOWER MENU (illusion crafting)
Lua Code:
  1. Date: 2014-11-28 00:11:40
  2. ID: 1
  3. Error occured in: AddOn: Chinchilla
  4. Count: 1
  5. Message: Error: AddOn Chinchilla attempted to call a forbidden function (orig()) from a tainted execution path.
  6. Debug:
  7.    [C]: ?
  8.    ...e\AddOns\Chinchilla\Libs\AceHook-3.0\AceHook-3.0.lua:95: DoTradeSkill()
  9.    [string "*:OnClick"]:2:
  10.       [string "*:OnClick"]:1
  11. Locals:
  12. None
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  21.   AucStatiLevel, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
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  28.   AucUtilAppraiser, v5.21c.5521.5495(5.21c/embedded)
  29.   AucUtilAskPrice, v5.21c.5521.5447(5.21c/embedded)
  30.   AucUtilAutoMagic, v5.21c.5521.5443(5.21c/embedded)
  31.   AucUtilCompactUI, v5.21c.5521.5496(5.21c/embedded)
  32.   AucUtilEasyBuyout, v5.21c.5521.5507(5.21c/embedded)
  33.   AucUtilFixAH, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
  34.   AucUtilItemSuggest, v5.21c.5521.5417(5.21c/embedded)
  35.   AucUtilPriceLevel, v5.21c.5521.5458(5.21c/embedded)
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  37.   AucUtilScanFinish, v5.21c.5521.5515(5.21c/embedded)
  38.   AucUtilScanProgress, v5.21c.5521.4979(5.21c/embedded)
  39.   AucUtilScanStart, v5.21c.5521.5347(5.21c/embedded)
  40.   AucUtilSearchUI, v5.21c.5521.5515(5.21c/embedded)
  41.   AucUtilSimpleAuction, v5.21c.5521.5514(5.21c/embedded)
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  43.   Babylonian, v5.1.DEV.332(/embedded)
  44.   BeanCounter, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
  45.   Chinchilla, vv2.7.2
  46.   Configator, v5.1.DEV.376(/embedded)
  47.   DBMCore, v
  48.   DBMDefaultSkin, v
  49.   DBMStatusBarTimers, v
  50.   DebugLib, v5.1.DEV.337(/embedded)
  51.   DraenorTreasures, v
  52.   Enchantrix, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
  53.   EnchantrixBarker, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
  54.   GTFO, v4.35.3
  55.   Informant, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
  56.   LibExtraTip, v5.12.DEV.363(/embedded)
  57.   MacroToolkit, vv6.0.0.4
  58.   MapCoords, v0.19
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  68.   Stubby, v5.21c.5521 (SanctimoniousSwamprat)
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bug range-display on big map

Hi,
when I activate Expander, the range display vanishes. But particularly there it was useful. Would you kindly fix that? edit: Also the compas would be useful in Expander. By the way, it was also cool if you could add Transparent-mode to Expander (not "opacity"), showing only symbols, like players, lumber, anything but the floor; Like opacity but keeping Symbols! For reference, Sexy map has a "transparent" hud-map.

Another thing: Without expander, it would be nice if I could make my map much larger, but without making all the addon buttons, clock, and text bigger, just the minimap, so that I can actually see something with a quick glimpse on a flatscreen, in combat.

Rotation - there is a bug, when you rotate the "form" it also rotates so you have a vivid square inside that border.
A circle-form (as an option) would totally fix that
Last edited by Alexon88 : 11-27-14 at 09:35 AM.
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map moves?

every time i log in/out or switch to a different character i have to move the map back into position. it doesn't move from the bottom center position but does move up just enough to cover 1/2 of the bars i have positioned above it.

if it helps or matters i'm using nui with the built in mini-map disabled.

thanks
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Originally Posted by Ethan Centaurai
It's an oddity in Blizzard's code.

When the button is hidden, the function to open the panel won't do anything. I don't know why they designed it like that, but there you go. I'm not sure if I can do anything without causing taint or unclickable deadzones.

I personally have the Garrison button set to "show on hover" and I click the button to toggle the report.
Thanks for the quick reply. Okay, so I'm not getting a conflict with some other addon and you've just confirmed the same result.

So... here's an odd thought. What if instead of "hiding" the icon, you simply moved it off screen by -9999. Would that work? Is that possible?
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It's an oddity in Blizzard's code.

When the button is hidden, the function to open the panel won't do anything. I don't know why they designed it like that, but there you go. I'm not sure if I can do anything without causing taint or unclickable deadzones.

I personally have the Garrison button set to "show on hover" and I click the button to toggle the report.
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Perhaps someone else can test this:

When I have the garrison button hidden on the minimap, but I have the garrison panel set to a keybinding, the keybinding will not toggle the panel. Apparently having the garrison button hidden effectively blocks or prevents the panel from being toggled via a keybinding. I would definitely chop this up to a bug, but for the moment I'm having no luck coming up with a viable work around.
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Originally Posted by Miiru
I keep having a bug that my durability tracker wont show. The Mover is clearly in my visible area of the screen, so that is not the problem. Are there any similar reports to you? I dont have any other addons which could interfere with it as far as i know :/
Having the same problem
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I keep having a bug that my durability tracker wont show. The Mover is clearly in my visible area of the screen, so that is not the problem. Are there any similar reports to you? I dont have any other addons which could interfere with it as far as i know :/
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Thank you, that worked out fine.
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Re: New version

Originally Posted by Antaras
The only bug I've found so far is that the coordinates sizing doesn't "stick". Every time I switch toons, it needs to be re-adjusted.
Odd. I don't understand why this would be happening. :|a
I'll keep an eye on it. The entire module is due for a complete re-write soon anyway.

Originally Posted by Miiru
Im getting this Error with version 2.6.3 on the PTR ( i read 2.6.3 is 6.0 compatible?)
Yep, that was my bad. I forgot to save the Position.lua file before zipping everything up.
This is due to the quest objectives window being re-named from WatchFrame to ObjectiveTrackerFrame in Patch 6.0.
The code is there, I simply forgot to "switch it on" for this release. Sorry.

EDIT: This alpha package on WoWace is 100% WoD compatible and should fix the odd coordinates box behaviour. I'll push a new release here after Patch 6.0 goes live.
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Im getting this Error with version 2.6.3 on the PTR ( i read 2.6.3 is 6.0 compatible?)

Anyway:

Code:
Message: Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Modules\Position.lua:416: attempt to index field '?' (a nil value)
Time: 10/09/14 08:18:26
Count: 1
Stack: Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\Modules\Position.lua:416: in function `SetFramePosition'
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New version

The only bug I've found so far is that the coordinates sizing doesn't "stick". Every time I switch toons, it needs to be re-adjusted.
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Originally Posted by kasca
Hummm we have ally artwork. Why no horde?
I did not make the artwork and sadly lack the skills to make more.

However if you or someone you know wants to make some artwork they are more than welcome to.


Originally Posted by Obliviond
Is there some reason the quest tracker option to change the height of the tracker was removed?
2.5.14's quest tracker resize control is still working just fine in wow patch 5.4.
I took it out as I felt it was outside of this addon's purpose, but I will be bringing it back Soon(TM) as I have received several messages asking me to do so.
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