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6.0.3

QuestGuru  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 2.3.06
by: Lazare69, Gregity, mrobrian

QuestGuru is a Quest Log enhancer.


Features include:

  • Enhanced quest display in the log
  • Patch 6.0 broke QuestGuru, so this is a completely different monster
  • Conforms to the WOD map quest log (Tooltips for quests and icons showing quest status)
  • Added full time quest level in front of quest name



For those who are missing the Quest Tracker of QuestGuru, try Sorha Quest Log @http://www.curse.com/addons/wow/sorhaquestlog
I have been using it for a little while and is not half bad


TO-DO's:
  • Will try and revamp the quest tracker as I love it also. But wanted to get the Log out ASAP.
  • Try to bring back the other features of the old QuestGuru (Sounds, announcements, etc.)

F A Q
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Q. How do I post a Bug Report?
  • Note:
  • Please include the version of QuestGuru you are using and copy/paste the error message you receive.
  • Please describe what you were doing when the error happened. This will help tremendously.


Q. How do I turn on auto-tracking of quests?
  • A - Look in the options for the game itself, not QuestGuru. Under Objectives there are options to set when to track quests. QuestGuru does not duplicate these settings in its own options as it could become problematic and it is not necessary to duplicate options already available.



Q. Where can I find a version compatible with WoW patch x?
  • A. QuestGuru is supported for the current Expansion and Patch level running on the live servers. PTR versions may be supported as Alpha or Beta releases, but I offer no guarantee.

QuestGuru ChangeLog
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Version 2.3.06
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Reports of problems came in.
Went thru with fine toothed comb and got them beggars outta here.

Version 2.3.04
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Changed versioning numbers (got rid of -6000). Repaired some minor bugs, introduced QuestGuru's version number and player's name, level and class to title bar :) Added sound to collapsing and expanding quest zone / type headers.

Version 2.3.02-60000
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Found corruption in zip file, fixed and uploaded tested and working copy

Version 2.3.01-60000
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Massive rework of the QuestGuru code. Right now the tracker is not working :(

Version 2.2.18-50400
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QuestGuru
(no changes)
QuestGuru_Tracker
* Normalizing the version numbers between QuestGuru & QuestGuru_Tracker to the same value. This will be the main change log henceforth.
* fix Achievement to ignore update events that happen during portals (between leaving and entering world events)
The update event would fire, but Blizzard was reporting no achievements during that time so the QGT would
"UnTrack" the Achievements and so there would be none when the display tried to update (and therefore currLine was zero and j was nil)
* Look at the oldChangeLog in QuestGuru_Tracker for older updates to the tracker

Version 2.2.17-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Changing the Version number so Curse will see that it's different

Version 1.5.16-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* fix QGT_Achievement.lua to handle Blizzard not returning an integer value on the slider

Version 2.2.16-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed a bit of diagnostic code accidently left in.

Version 2.2.15-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Change logic around QuestLog_OnShow to use secure hook functions to resolve
a taint issue introduced by patch 5.4.1 (Shame on you Blizzard).

Version 2.2.14-50400 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.4

Version 2.2.14-50300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.3
* Fixed a problem in QGT_Achievements that caused the Tracker to fail (Tracker)
* Big thanks to CMTitan who provided code to handle Scenarios that came out with MoP (Tracker)

Version 2.2.13-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Added a new sound option to announce (Thank you Drizt)
* Added a snippet of code to fix a rare QuestLog layout problem. Drizt ran into this again in MoP & kindly shared his fix for the issue.
* Fixed a few more places where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.
* Changed the Debug message for the objectives not returning data to be sensitive to the debug setting.

Version 1.5.14-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed another place where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.

Version 2.2.12-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Blizzard API GetQuestLogLeaderBoard is failing to return information for the identified objective & quest on some quests.
I changed the code to look for no information return and simply bypass processing for that objective after dumping some info into the chatlog.
I've added a slashcommand to invoke the routine at will: "/qg testui1"
For me, it's failing on "Shadow Wardens" and perhaps that's because the world tree marks are currency, not "items".
If the quest is an event quest (get 150 marks) then the type of quest should be event and the numObjectives should be zero.

Version 2.2.11-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Error being reported by some @ line 410 of QuestGuru.lua. Added some diagnostic code when text == nil

Version 2.2.10-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed some leftover diagnostic messages

Version 1.5.13-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed a problem with the Achievement Tracking

Version 2.2.9-50001 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.12-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Both - Updated several items for compatability with Mists of Panderia (Patch 5.0.x)

Version 2.2.7-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.10-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Latest revision of the Russian localization now incorporated. Thank you again StingerSoft!
* Removed some unused code. Frame "QG_QuestLogTitleMenu"
* Fixed the SetBindings problem that would cause all bindings to occassionally get lost.

Version 2.2.6-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.9-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Made several localization changes. Enabled $substitution variables in announcer to be localized as well.
* Incorporated a brand new localization for Chinese(zhCN). Credit to Honooon with many thanks.
* Incorporated an updated localization for Russian(ruRU). Credit to StingerSoft with many thanks also.
* Updated all of the localizations (even the new ones) to synchronize variable names
* I based the updates upon the default (American) localization file.
* I removed variables that were no longer in the base localization file (most moved to the QuestGuru_Tracer localization)
* and added missing variables (in American)
* We now have localizations for German, French, Russian, and Chinese (zhCN & zhTW).
* I would really appreciate it if speakers of those languages sent me updates to them.
* There are some new variables in the localizations that need translation!

Version 2.2.5-40300
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* The History button call to QuestCompletist has been fixed.

Version 2.2.4a-40300
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* Refixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker\QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return other than nil, 1, or 2.

Version 2.2.4-40300
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* Fixed the TOC for 4.3 cata
* MrObrien has asked that somebody pickup and work on the QuestGuru so I will try and do some updates as I can't play without this mod.
Addon home is www.wowinterface.com and you can PM me there if you like. Gregity is the name.
I will be making small changes to get used to the codebase before I try anything like a major update.
* Fixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker/QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return nil
* No other new information has been added (yet).

Version 2.2.3
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* Fixes for when scrolling the quest log
* The quest log frame will now remember where it was when moved

Version 2.2.2
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* Tracker achievement bug fixes and flashing for completed remote quests

Version 2.2.1
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* Tracker bug fix that was causing game crashes

Version 2.2
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* Added quest levels to NPC dialogs where possible
* Added "Sound\\Creature\\Peasant\\PeasantWhat3.wav" to the list of sound options

Version 2.1
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* Removed the History, I recommend using Quest Completist
* Fixes for Cataclysm
* Special thanks to Dridzy and Cartman for their invaluable contributions

Version 2.0 Beta 2
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* QuestGuru now modifies the quest log to add quest level and checkboxes for tracking quests (like previous versions of QuestGuru)

Version 2.0 Beta 1
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* Incorporated History function, QuestGuru History is no longer a separate module
* QuestGuru is now a modification of the built-in quest log, rather than a replacement
* History is no longer stored on your computer but is retrieved from the server instead
* Removed some features that were causing problems and slimmed down the addon to reduce memory usage
* Upgraded to ChatThrottleLib v21
Archived Files (10)
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Date
2.3.04
8kB
Lazare69
10-27-14 10:08 PM
2.3.02-60000
9kB
Lazare69
10-21-14 05:42 AM
2.3.01-60000
47kB
Lazare69
10-20-14 03:41 AM
2.2.18-50400
84kB
Lazare69
11-15-13 11:42 PM
2.2.17-50400
83kB
Gregity
11-15-13 01:03 AM
2.2.16-50400b
83kB
Gregity
11-04-13 12:54 PM
2.2.16-50400
77kB
Gregity
11-02-13 09:14 PM
2.2.14-50400
86kB
Gregity
09-15-13 04:48 PM
2.2.14-50300
80kB
Gregity
05-21-13 10:39 PM
2.2.13-50001
78kB
Gregity
09-06-12 09:56 PM


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Unread 10-28-14, 09:00 AM  
Highrisedrifter
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Thank you for updating this. I really look forward to your clean and minimal quest tracker though. Sorha is good but I like yours because it does everything I need in a clean interface with clear options.
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Getting this error on loading after updating to latest release:

1x QuestGuru\QuestGuru-2.3.03.lua:11: attempt to index local "qgc" (a nil value)
QuestGuru\QuestGuru-2.3.03.lua:11: in main chunk


Got to be something added in the last build because I never encountered it before, hope it can help you find where the issue lies
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i think was trying to say it might not be pulling up like it should when hitting the hot ket for the quest log i been playing on beta and i know when i hit L i think it is for quest log it won't pull up i have to hit the ! on the bar for it to come up and i am using Sorha Quest log for the tracker but it's labaling every quest as a daily when there not for some reason too. i've been holding off on downloading the update for live for lact of space and waiting till closer to when WoD go's live to do it.




Originally Posted by Aoife59
Originally Posted by SunfireX
hi questguru still does not work , no matter how I try to call myself ... via interface not visible ... any where there is an error ... I still questguru always used very much .. but the quest log Blizzart is just crappy I hope you get it quickly back on the series the acute elle update also does not change the happen
I've been using the most recent versions of QuestGuru and they've been working fine. The quest log and the quest tracker are two different things. The Quest Tracker portion is still being worked on by Lazare and is currently not available. Maybe that is what you're saying isn't working - the actual tracker? But the log is working fine (for me).

For the tracker, I've been using Dugi Questing Essentials. Lazare suggests Sorha Quest Log.
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стал бестолковым, не следит за достижениями как раньше
раньше менял интерфейс стандартного слежения и показывал к примеру "на короткой ноге с шадо-пан" сколько и с кем сделано заданий а теперь ни интерфейса ни журнала слежения за заданиями хотя задания не особо нужны потому-что сейчас стандартный все показывает
мне интерессено было когда он показывал продвижение в мох достижениях
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Originally Posted by SunfireX
hi questguru still does not work , no matter how I try to call myself ... via interface not visible ... any where there is an error ... I still questguru always used very much .. but the quest log Blizzart is just crappy I hope you get it quickly back on the series the acute elle update also does not change the happen
I've been using the most recent versions of QuestGuru and they've been working fine. The quest log and the quest tracker are two different things. The Quest Tracker portion is still being worked on by Lazare and is currently not available. Maybe that is what you're saying isn't working - the actual tracker? But the log is working fine (for me).

For the tracker, I've been using Dugi Questing Essentials. Lazare suggests Sorha Quest Log.
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hi questguru still does not work , no matter how I try to call myself ... via interface not visible ... any where there is an error ... I still questguru always used very much .. but the quest log Blizzart is just crappy I hope you get it quickly back on the series the acute elle update also does not change the happen
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I tried sorhaquestlog but its not like or as good as the tracker in QuestGuru. so I will sit back and wiat till or if you can release the tracker. keep up the great work ")
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PLEASE .. leave in the troll work done..i love to hear that whin i finish a quest. Cant miss it =)
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Lazare,

Thanks so much for the effort you've put in so far! It's much appreciated.

-Dz
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Re: Re: Localization?

Originally Posted by Lazare
It is true there are no localization files for this yet as it was a complete re-write and I figured that most people would like to get a working quest log and not have to wait on that. ...... So just bear with me please.
Sounds like great, I can wait until if complete your re-write the tracker and make locale supports.

I don't want you do rush, at least it sounds we'll have a totally functional new QG, I can wait.
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Re: Localization?

Originally Posted by PlayerLin
I see the new 2.3.01/2.3.02 didn't have localization files anymore, does it means won't support localization anymore or it's not yet working/completed? I haven't use it yet so I don't know what's the new QG looks like.
It is true there are no localization files for this yet as it was a complete re-write and I figured that most people would like to get a working quest log and not have to wait on that. As for the key bindings, they work just fine, just set it for "L" or whatever key you want. I had to take out the "default script" as it was buggy. As for the check boxes that were there before, they are done a different way now. To track a quest, chose the quest and hit the track button and a check will appear to the right of the quest. To un-track it, chose the quest and hit the track button again and the check will be gone. Still working out some bugs in QG (like right now the quest type/location button, red button with - in it, will not collapse when clicked. I tried it on live but last night when live was down and I need to test some things I tried it out on beta and saw it didn't work). I picked up authoring QG on 10/13 and have spent around 100 hours on it so far (yes, many 24-35 hour days in there). I will try to get the tracker converted over but for now even I am using Sorha Quest Log for my own WoW quest tracker (link for it on QG's front page). So just bear with me please.
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Localization?

I see the new 2.3.01/2.3.02 didn't have localization files anymore, does it means won't support localization anymore or it's not yet working/completed? I haven't use it yet so I don't know what's the new QG looks like.
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Re: Re: Keybind and Tracker

Originally Posted by Aoife59
Originally Posted by mac300
Like everyone else, I'm happy to see QG back
And also can't wait for the Tracker...

As for Key-bind issue, not sure if it's a bug in the game or just QuestLog itself, but what worked for me was to create a new one for QG (SHIFT+L) instead of 1 key (L), but probably other combos will work.

Just thought to mention this in case someone still has issues ^_^


By the way, might be off topic here and if so just ignore, but can anyone recommend an addon like QuestHelperLite or TomTom, with the arrow pointing to Quests Objectives, apart from the one in mini-map? neither of the 2 I mention seem to work
Dugi Questing Essential. I'm using it with QG.
Thanks, I'll give it a try...
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Re: Keybind and Tracker

Originally Posted by mac300
Like everyone else, I'm happy to see QG back
And also can't wait for the Tracker...

As for Key-bind issue, not sure if it's a bug in the game or just QuestLog itself, but what worked for me was to create a new one for QG (SHIFT+L) instead of 1 key (L), but probably other combos will work.

Just thought to mention this in case someone still has issues ^_^


By the way, might be off topic here and if so just ignore, but can anyone recommend an addon like QuestHelperLite or TomTom, with the arrow pointing to Quests Objectives, apart from the one in mini-map? neither of the 2 I mention seem to work
Dugi Questing Essential. I'm using it with QG.
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Keybind and Tracker

Like everyone else, I'm happy to see QG back
And also can't wait for the Tracker...

As for Key-bind issue, not sure if it's a bug in the game or just QuestLog itself, but what worked for me was to create a new one for QG (SHIFT+L) instead of 1 key (L), but probably other combos will work.

Just thought to mention this in case someone still has issues ^_^


By the way, might be off topic here and if so just ignore, but can anyone recommend an addon like QuestHelperLite or TomTom, with the arrow pointing to Quests Objectives, apart from the one in mini-map? neither of the 2 I mention seem to work
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