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10-15-14, 09:43 PM   #1
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Do temporary weapon enchantments still exist?

A long time ago (back in Cataclysm), I wrote a DataBroker plugin that tracked Rogue poisons and Shaman weapon imbues using GetWeaponEnchantInfo.

In the process of updating it for 6.0, I've struggled to find a temporary weapon enchantment that still exists. Shaman imbues have been removed and Rogue poisons have been converted to regular self-buffs.

Does anyone know of a temporary weapon enchant that's still around or is my AddOn completely useless now?
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10-15-14, 09:51 PM   #2
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Officially they still exist, like old sharpening stones, but i doubt they'll ever become relevant again
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10-15-14, 09:56 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by d87 View Post
Officially they still exist, like old sharpening stones, but i doubt they'll ever become relevant again
I suspected that might be the case. Thanks.
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I Hadn't noticed but not even the Shaman temp. enchants made it this time .
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Originally Posted by Fizzlemizz View Post
I Hadn't noticed but not even the Shaman temp. enchants made it this time .
I consider this a positive change. It wasn't like you actually changed which enchants you used based on the situation (other than Frostbrand, which is still available in some other form I think) so it was just yet another thing you needed to keep track of and reapply every X minutes or after every wipe. Not interesting or meaningful, just tedious.
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Originally Posted by Phanx View Post
I consider this a positive change. It wasn't like you actually changed which enchants you used based on the situation (other than Frostbrand, which is still available in some other form I think) so it was just yet another thing you needed to keep track of and reapply every X minutes or after every wipe. Not interesting or meaningful, just tedious.
I was really just remembering how much time I spent figuring out how to get temp. enchants working again in DUF. The vagaries of the crazed mind . My poor old Shaman is sorely neglected these days.
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10-16-14, 08:02 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by d87 View Post
Officially they still exist, like old sharpening stones, but i doubt they'll ever become relevant again
Fishing rods and their lures. They return enchant data.
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