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LFD Tooltip

Displays the status dialog from an LDB instead of the minimap icon.

Also, thanks to Antiarc, display a nice tooltip showing how long a role can expect to wait for a group, also shows a text based status for each roll for your proposed group.

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  • Avatar of ulic ulic Aug 30, 2010 at 19:24 UTC - 0 likes

    @Velandris: It doesn't work with BG queues, only LFD. indicates that it has been translated to everything except Simplified Chinese and Spanish (although I'm sure the Latin American Spanish would be close). I do not know of any localization issues.

  • Avatar of Valandris Valandris Aug 30, 2010 at 18:49 UTC - 0 likes

    does this also work for bgs, and have there been any issues with this addon not working in other localizations of WoW?

  • Avatar of ulic ulic Jul 14, 2010 at 15:14 UTC - 0 likes

    When I blew away my SV file I only received one error, it was from some left over code that I forgot to clean up. It's cleaned up now in v1.3.1, and I didn't receive any errors when loading with a blank SV file. Thank you for the report.

  • Avatar of ulic ulic Jul 13, 2010 at 14:22 UTC - 0 likes

    Hmm, okay, thanks for the reports, I'll look into it as soon as I get home from work.

  • Avatar of Keith774 Keith774 Jul 13, 2010 at 13:46 UTC - 0 likes

    In my case, initial variable was following and made errors. (this is the first time I install this addon)

    Broker_LFDDB = nil

    Replacing nil with {} seems to be the solution (no errors but I'm not sure this is correct).

    Broker_LFDDB = {}
  • Avatar of cheery2 cheery2 Jul 13, 2010 at 10:00 UTC - 0 likes

    Just installed version 1.3 on my system and it ended up creating a lot of errors referencing Broker_LFDDB. Was able to stop the errors by installing 1.2.2, running that, then updating to 1.3.

    It seems that it is not creating the initial variables properly in 1.3

  • Avatar of ulic ulic Jul 11, 2010 at 03:42 UTC - 0 likes

    @Yutaka: Done and Done, next time feel free to open up a ticket with feature requests.

  • Avatar of Yutaka Yutaka Jul 02, 2010 at 02:32 UTC - 0 likes

    I have two suggestions for this addon:

    1) Option to disable the giant default Blizzard window that appears in the middle of the screen when I mouse over Broker_LFD. It's ugly and (mostly) just duplicates the information in the plugin text and tooltip.

    2) Option to show how long you've been in the queue in the tooltip, separate from the option you already have to show that in the plugin text. This would finish rendering the data in the giant Blizzard frame redundant in my setup.

    And for the record, I'm very grateful you made this save settings globally instead of per character. Like Pseudopath, my UI is pretty consistent across all my toons, and it drives me crazy when I have to configure things the same way for 15 toons.

  • Avatar of ulic ulic Apr 24, 2010 at 23:33 UTC - 0 likes

    Bah, apparently one of the libraries used another library what wasn't included. I believe it should be function now, I've tested with only Broker_LFD and a simple broker display addon as my only addons, so it should work now. If you continue to experience problems I don't believe it's LFD's fault.

  • Avatar of warcraftic warcraftic Apr 23, 2010 at 01:27 UTC - 0 likes

    Thanks but this time it threw massive amounts of errors.


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Dec 10, 2009
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