Prat 3.0

498 - 'Unstacking' Chat Windows causes WoW to crash.

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Create a new chat window
2. Try to move new chat window somewhere else on the screen. ( unstack it ) ( Chat is unlocked. )
3.

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Expected a new separate chat window but every time I try I get a crash: ERROR#132 Fatal Exception, Access Violation, The memory could not be 'read' etc.

What version of the product are you using?
3.4.14

*IMPORTANT* -> Can you reproduce the problem when ONLY Prat is running?
Yep.

Do you play on US or EU. What language do you use?
US server, English

Do you have an error log of what happened?

Please provide any additional information below.

User When Change
sylvanaar Jan 05, 2011 at 12:54 UTC Changed status from New to Accepted

Changed priority from Medium to Low

Changed milestone from None to Wish List

Changed component from None to Specific Module
Oakayam Jan 03, 2011 at 08:32 UTC Create

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  • 4 comments
  • Avatar of ainise ainise Mar 31, 2011 at 16:05 UTC - 0 likes

    I can verify that this bug still happens. I'll look for more debug info, but it crashes the whole client.

  • Avatar of sylvanaar sylvanaar Jan 05, 2011 at 12:51 UTC - 0 likes

    You can just set the ChatTabs module to "Dont Load", and the problem will go away.

    I have never been able to reproduce this myself, so its difficult to fix.

    Last edited Jan 05, 2011 by sylvanaar
  • Avatar of Oakayam Oakayam Jan 05, 2011 at 06:19 UTC - 0 likes

    Cool, thanks for the tip. ^_^

  • Avatar of Ami_Yuy Ami_Yuy Jan 05, 2011 at 00:19 UTC - 0 likes

    You'll have to delete your Prat Saved Variables or disable Prat while moving the new chat windows.

    The disabling is only temporary (you'd have to do it every time you want to move a new window), but the wiping of variables works long term as far as I've seen so far.

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Facts

Last updated
Jan 05, 2011
Reported
Jan 03, 2011
Status
Accepted - Problem reproduced / Need acknowledged.
Type
Defect - A shortcoming, fault, or imperfection
Priority
Low - Might slip to a later milestone.
Votes
0
Component
Specific Module
Milestone
Wish List

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