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Forum: General Authoring Discussion 05-28-11, 10:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,228
Posted By hankthetank
Sourceflag, GUID - comes to the same thing. Now...

Sourceflag, GUID - comes to the same thing.

Now that you say it, searching by hp could be done.

Combatlog damage event->
Get sourceGUID & destGuid ->
Do a raid/party/etc[N].."target"...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 05-27-11, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,228
Posted By hankthetank
i'll try to clear things up. the basic strategy...

i'll try to clear things up.

the basic strategy that would work for every unit is to save the unit id of the nameplate whenever it is possible for you to retrieve as this is what you will compare to...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 05-27-11, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,228
Posted By hankthetank
save unitids in a new nameplate member...

save unitids in a new nameplate member (WorldFrame.NameplateN.uid) on UPDATE_MOUSEOVER_UNIT and UNIT_TARGET:"player": unitguid("mouseover" / "target"). check the visibility of this one hover overlay...
Forum: Tutorials & Other Helpful Info. 05-27-11, 06:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,021
Posted By hankthetank
I like the example. I did something similar with...

I like the example. I did something similar with my UI to apply an inner glow from within Skinner's frame factory after realizing that SetBackdrop ist nothing more than a convenience function for 9...
Forum: Graphics Help 05-03-11, 06:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 12,146
Posted By hankthetank
Does it happen after you tab out of the game? Is...

Does it happen after you tab out of the game? Is it displayed correctly after a reload?
Forum: AddOn Search/Requests 05-01-11, 07:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,912
Posted By hankthetank
Besides, these kind of changes don't improve...

Besides, these kind of changes don't improve anything at all.
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 04-21-11, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,449
Posted By hankthetank
Use bossN as suggested. Track event...

Use bossN as suggested. Track event INSTANCE_ENCOUNTER_ENGAGE_UNIT and verify that boss1-MAX_BOSS_FRAMES exists to see if an encounter is in progress (show your frames) otherwise the boss died (hide...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 04-01-11, 06:59 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
Now that looks familiar...

Now that looks familiar ;)

http://www.abload.de/img/wowscrnshot_032411_213x75e.png
Forum: Lua/XML Help 03-28-11, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,007
Posted By hankthetank
You would need to store active auras of hostile...

You would need to store active auras of hostile paladins.


Check for SPELL_CAST_SUCCESS inside COMBATLOG_EVENT_UNFILTERED with arg9 being the spell id of any paladin aura to track aura changes.
To...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 03-23-11, 04:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,078
Posted By hankthetank
Ok so your standpoint now is that you look on the...

Ok so your standpoint now is that you look on the technological advancement behind addon development and its execution as two different aspects which your previous statement implied otherwise to me....
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 03-23-11, 10:58 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,078
Posted By hankthetank
I can't really see how there was a golden age of...

I can't really see how there was a golden age of addon development at such a random point of time as "1-2 years ago". When I'm reminiscing about the time of my first raids in MC I think I basicly had...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 03-23-11, 07:49 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,078
Posted By hankthetank
I'm sure he wants to make that subject of his...

I'm sure he wants to make that subject of his work. How RDX heralds the start of the new golden age of addon development with all its awesome.
Forum: Site help, bugs, suggestions/questions 03-22-11, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,178
Posted By hankthetank
Ok, apparently my FF blocks prompt() and alert(),...

Ok, apparently my FF blocks prompt() and alert(), probably some obscure option under about:config. Maybe you could make it so that the tags are inserted directly when text is selected.
Forum: Site help, bugs, suggestions/questions 03-22-11, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,178
Posted By hankthetank
Some bugs

http://www.abload.de/img/fgdhjfghxlku.png

(FF4)

Furthermore the following tag buttons do not work: Insert Image, Insert Link, Insert Email Link.
Forum: Chit-Chat 03-22-11, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1,142
Views: 191,564
Posted By hankthetank
http://www.tipb.com/images/stories/2010/10/Screen-...

http://www.tipb.com/images/stories/2010/10/Screen-shot-2010-10-14-at-7.27.05-PM-400x394.png
Forum: Lua/XML Help 03-20-11, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,144
Posted By hankthetank
You save the time to lookup the global. It's a...

You save the time to lookup the global. It's a good tweak for performance critical parts of your code, that is OnUpdate or Combatlog handlers mostly. Some authors take this way too far though and...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 03-20-11, 01:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 21,078
Posted By hankthetank
That is the typical field of study one deals with...

That is the typical field of study one deals with in a research paper for a master's degree nowadays, AddOn development in World of Warcraft? Holy moses!
Forum: Tech Chat 03-13-11, 11:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 17,868
Posted By hankthetank
I can recommend my SteelSeries Xsai...

I can recommend my SteelSeries Xsai (http://steelseries.com/products/mice/steelseries-xai-laser). I like the simplicity and configuration possibilities. You can switch profiles with a display on the...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 03-12-11, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
There are a few things left on my to-do list like...

There are a few things left on my to-do list like modules for loot windows, Blizzard's PowerAuras and tooltips as well as some minor issues with existing modules that I put on the backburner. I'm...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 03-12-11, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
I like the totem icon idea, I might borrow it....

I like the totem icon idea, I might borrow it. Just finished my broker bar and objectives tracker. Nothing wild about...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 03-11-11, 11:37 AM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
Why people love pixel fonts so much I don't get...

Why people love pixel fonts so much I don't get it. If the screen is so cluttered up that you need to present information with a tiny font you're doing something wrong otherwise you render too much...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 03-07-11, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
Hey, zork! I developed this idea a few days ago...

Hey, zork! I developed this idea a few days ago and thought it was totally original and genuine. Then I saw this (http://www.vranx.com/screens/auracle.jpg) on vranx.com while looking for secure aura...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 03-05-11, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,393
Posted By hankthetank
Naturally they share the same metamethods. All...

Naturally they share the same metamethods. All objects of the same widget do, that is exactly why the above code works. You hook into their prototype.

The reason you see different values inside the...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 03-05-11, 01:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,393
Posted By hankthetank
Oh, true that. I should have thought that comment...

Oh, true that. I should have thought that comment through. On the other hand the standard interface will call the function only once most of the time and that's before your addon loads. So in...
Forum: UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion 03-04-11, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 443,437
Posted By hankthetank
yes and yes

yes and yes
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