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Forum: AddOn Search/Requests Yesterday, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By Vlad
Yes silverwind, it...

Yes silverwind, it changed.

http://wowpedia.org/Patch_6.0.1/API_changes
Forum: Lua/XML Help Yesterday, 10:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,336
Posted By Vlad
I believe it is a internal ID assignment to the...

I believe it is a internal ID assignment to the various realms. I guess datamining is one way to retrieve this list. Haven't found an easier method just yet.

*Edit* You can find, at least the public...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 07-26-14, 06:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,336
Posted By Vlad
Your own ID is probably 1 always yes. But there...

Your own ID is probably 1 always yes. But there is an issue if BNet is not available, or disabled.

Good method but not perfect. :(
Forum: Lua/XML Help 07-23-14, 09:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By Vlad
The inspect API will fire an event when the...

The inspect API will fire an event when the inspect data is available. This means you can call the API to start inspecting someone, wait for the reply event, call the next API to inspect someone...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 07-21-14, 12:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 817
Posted By Vlad
You must settle using 0..n indexing if you like...

You must settle using 0..n indexing if you like the order to be sorted when you iterate it - without sorting the keys in a separate table and such. Phanx already said what there is to be said on this...
Forum: News 07-18-14, 04:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,556
Posted By Vlad
Never gotten any beta invites, been a subscriber...

Never gotten any beta invites, been a subscriber since 2004. That's 10 years of past history and payments done to Blizzard. So yeah they don't care about your history, it's totally random who gets...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 05-21-14, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By Vlad
I imagine the best thing to do is to read the...

I imagine the best thing to do is to read the current time and date and figure out when it's wednesday and when the time is past 8 or something, since the servers go down long before 8 and are back...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 05-17-14, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 640
Posted By Vlad
It's ok, Phanx. Just imagine how many don't know...

It's ok, Phanx. Just imagine how many don't know lua and love this addon! Regardless of the leaking globals! :D
Forum: Lua/XML Help 05-15-14, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 570
Posted By Vlad
I know it looks like a great idea to override...

I know it looks like a great idea to override SelectGossipOption

But in the long run this could cause taint so bad that you break UI functionality, that's the worst case.

Instead you should use...
Forum: General WoW Chat 05-09-14, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,346
Posted By Vlad
"invite me to give a presentation on WoW addons...

"invite me to give a presentation on WoW addons and what the life of a addon developer is like"

Sounds general. A little of the programming side, but mostly your experiences, I think. :)
Forum: AddOn Search/Requests 04-01-14, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By Vlad
If I am to work on it, it's gonna be recoded,...

If I am to work on it, it's gonna be recoded, like 80% of it.

Feel free to start before me, if you wish, but I might drop by with a recoded version at some point.

I like the idea myself, more...
Forum: AddOn Search/Requests 04-01-14, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By Vlad
It seems that spiel2001 took over in 2007, but...

It seems that spiel2001 took over in 2007, but sadly due to the "recent" situation with nUI I am unsure if he will keep updating it. In any case the last official update was back in 3.3 it seems....
Forum: Dev Tools 03-14-14, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,202
Posted By Vlad
Noe that the game DBC actually already has a lot...

Noe that the game DBC actually already has a lot of item data.

Depending on the type of crawling you need to do, often you might have enough data by reading what files Blizzard use for their...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 03-12-14, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 472
Posted By Vlad
That being said, forget about overriding this...

That being said, forget about overriding this value as it would taint everything to hell. :D
Forum: AddOn Search/Requests 03-08-14, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By Vlad
This addon would use a while to scan the entire...

This addon would use a while to scan the entire raid, since it requires inspecting each and every single member of the group. Doable but no addon that I know of that does it.
Forum: Lua/XML Help 02-17-14, 06:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By Vlad
*Edit* I just edited my reply. Here is what I...

*Edit*

I just edited my reply.

Here is what I found out, with Astrolabe this is a really easy thing to do, here is sample code:
local icon = CreateFrame("Frame")
icon:SetSize(1, 1)

local astrolabe...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 02-17-14, 05:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By Vlad
Math is the answer. You got your x and y...

Math is the answer.

You got your x and y coordinates from GetPlayerMapPosition("player")
You got the wanted x and y position you wish to ping.
Some math should help solve the issue! :D

The...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 02-05-14, 05:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By Vlad
Unit names only work for grouped people, i.e....

Unit names only work for grouped people, i.e. players and their pets. Otherwise this can be abused to check for any unit and see if it exists in the world around you - Blizzard doesn't want that....
Forum: General WoW Chat 02-03-14, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,599
Posted By Vlad
Poor OP. :( Anyway, where is World of Warcraft...

Poor OP. :(

Anyway, where is World of Warcraft installed?

Is it in "C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft"? If not, please update us where your game is installed. :)
Forum: Lua/XML Help 01-28-14, 06:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,336
Posted By Vlad
Blizzard define your realmList to a domain where...

Blizzard define your realmList to a domain where your login server is located.

Luckily they prefix it, but they CAN use an IP directly breaking the code. It might also be different for Chinese...
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 01-24-14, 04:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,062
Posted By Vlad
To be honest I couldn't quite tell the purpose at...

To be honest I couldn't quite tell the purpose at first, so I hastily posted what my first gut feeling told me was the right response - sorry if I made you feel bad in any way! :)
Forum: Lua/XML Help 01-24-14, 06:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,428
Posted By Vlad
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reverse_domain_name_n...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reverse_domain_name_notation
Forum: General Authoring Discussion 01-24-14, 06:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,062
Posted By Vlad
I'm sorry but this makes me cringe. :( After I...

I'm sorry but this makes me cringe. :(

After I saw 'for i = 1, select("#", unpack(self.Events)) do' I had to write back!

Why not use the standard way of writing a table loop?

local events = {"A",...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 01-18-14, 06:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,539
Posted By Vlad
Not sure what I can say to improve this...

Not sure what I can say to improve this thread.

In general many people like to group up functions in a class-like style. Often modules create a table that contains functions that do specific things...
Forum: Lua/XML Help 01-15-14, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By Vlad
I personally use Notepad++ and the lua global...

I personally use Notepad++ and the lua global finder program, so when I hit F5 to execute the lua file it actually parses it and prints what globals I reference, create, e.g. :)
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