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  • World of Warcraft
  • 18,536 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 5.4.8
  • 7,084,290 Total Downloads
  • Updated 07/26/2014
  • Created 09/30/2008
  • 6,584 Favorites
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: All Rights Reserved
  • Newest File: 1.4b
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About Fishing Buddy

Fishing Buddy
-------------

A fishing addon that keeps track of the fish you catch and helps manage your fishing gear.

Features:
- Double-click fishing
- Supports the new WoW "fish without a pole" feature
- Bring out your fishing pets! Drink heavily!
- 'Fish Watcher' lets you see the fish you've caught here before (or the fish that you've caught in the current session)
- Display your current skill level and the time since you started fishing
- Choose your fishing outfit and change into it easily
- Support for automatically adding a lure to your fishing pole
- Support for tracking 'cycle fish' such as the Nightfin Snapper so you know when to go looking for them

Example commands:
/fishingbuddy or /fb
toggle the display of the Fishing Buddy window
/fb help
print the list of Fishing Buddy commands
/fb switch
wear your chosen fishing outfit, or change back

Silly stuff:
In addition to displaying the fishing bonus for your fishing outfit, it also displays your 'style points' as inferred from Draznar's Fishing FAQ (http://wow.toshimo.com/viewtopic.php?t=272).

Fishing Buddy Plugins:
Outfit Manager - http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-addons/details/fboutfit.aspx
Fish Tracking -- http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-addons/details/fishing-buddy-tracking.aspx
Broker: Fishing Buddy -- http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-addons/details/broker-fishing-buddy.aspx
Titan Panel [Fishing Buddy] -- http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-addons/details/titan-panel-fishing-buddy.aspx

Feel free to send comments to Sutorix=AT=hotmailDOTcom.

Installation
------------

1. Unzip the 'FishingBuddyVERSION.zip' file
2. If your unzip program allows you to specify a location, then unzip it into the 'Interface/AddOns' folder contained in your WoW folder (the location that WoW was installed)
3. If your unzip program doesn't let you specify the destination, then find your WoW folder (where it was installed) and drag the 'FishingBuddy' folder into the 'Interface/AddOns' folder.

Version 1.4b
- Get my act together with respect to watch window location (thanks Grizzly_UK!)

Version 1.4a
- More work on keeping the watcher visible and onscreen (using LibWindow)
- Handle version changes and per-player settings correctly
- Fix an issue with LibTourist where it doesn't check for esMX

Version 1.4
- Updated German translation (thanks DirtyHarryGermany!)
- Attempted fix for 64-bit crash bug (#227) by using PLAYER_ALIVE
- Remove invalid frame reference in watcher window (Curse #229)
- Add "/fb fishdata reset" to clear out all fish location data (#127)
- More work on the watcher frame to try and make it stay on screen all the time

Comments

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  • #2313

    Getting the same errors as others are reporting (FishingFluff.lua line 212 when clicking to equip and FishingFluff.lua line 246 when clicking to unequip, I won't post up the entire errors as I see 3 others have already done that and there's 2 tickets on the project site as well). Not sure if this may help or not, but the pet summoning hasn't worked for me since MoP released. I haven't reported that before simply because I figured there was already enough to get sorted without adding more to the pile!

    Last edited by Grizzly_UK on 11/30/2012 10:18:04 AM
  • #2317

    The new version (available soon) should fix all of the errors.

  • #2329

    What errors are you getting, exactly? I just downloaded v1.2d, and it doesn't call GetSummonedPetID any more (the call that Blizz changed).

    Thank,

    Sut

  • #2328

    I still get the FishingFluff.lua errors (1.2d)

  • #2312

    Patched FB today and I am getting the following from BugSack!

    3x FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2\FishingFluff.lua:246: attempt to call field "GetSummonedPetID" (a nil value) FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2\FishingFluff.lua:246: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:242> FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2\FishingFluff.lua:262: in function "func" FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:445: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:441> FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1288: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1280> FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1305: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1301> FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1584: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1571>

    Locals: started = 34422.559 logout = nil resetPVP = nil unTrack = nil

    Thanks

  • #2311

    Broken to hell.

  • #2315

    In what way is it "Broken to hell."? The only thing broken for me is the pet summoning and the 2 new errors when clicking to equip and unequip, everything else works fine.

    Providing no information as to what problems you have isn't going to help get anything fixed!

  • #2310

    Sooooo many errors.  Fishingbuddy has had problems before, but now it's completely bugging my UI.  Please fix.

  • #2314

    Providing some actual details on what, exactly, is happening might be helpfull. No-one can fix anything when they're given no real information to work with!

  • #2318

    Thanks Grizzly_UK, for your support and understanding! (You will be in the next version's about box :-)

    Last edited by Sutorix on 11/30/2012 12:24:53 AM
  • #2309

    This popped on equiping my fishing gear.

    1x FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2\FishingFluff.lua:212: attempt to call field "GetSummonedPetID" (a nil value)
    FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2\FishingFluff.lua:212: in function "func"
    FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:445: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:441>
    FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1274: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1258>
    FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1303: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1301>
    FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy-1.2d Beta 2.lua:1584: in function <FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1571>

    Locals:
    what = "FISHING_ENABLED"
    eh = <table> {
     1 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingExtravaganza.lua:198
     2 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingWatcher.lua:449
     3 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:190
    }
    (for generator) = <func> =[C]:-1
    (for state) = <table> {
     1 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingExtravaganza.lua:198
     2 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingWatcher.lua:449
     3 = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:190
    }
    (for control) = 3
    idx = 3
    func = <func> @FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:190
    event_handlers = <table> {
     PET_STABLE_UPDATE = <table> {}
     TRACKED_ACHIEVEMENT_UPDATE = <table> {}
     UNIT_SPELLCAST_FAILED_QUIET = <table> {}
     VARIABLES_LOADED = <table> {}
     UNIT_SPELLCAST_STOP = <table> {}
     UNIT_AURA = <table> {}
     FISHING_DISABLED = <table> {}
     SPELLCAST_STOP = <table> {}
     LOOT_CLOSED = <table> {}
     ADD_FISHIE = <table> {}
     ACTIONBAR_SLOT_CHANGED = <table> {}
     SPELLS_CHANGED = <table> {}
     FRAME_SHOW_EVT = <table> {}
     LOGIN = <table> {}
     OPT_UPDATE_EVT = <table> {}
     UNIT_SPELLCAST_INTERRUPTED = <table> {}
     SKILL_LINES_CHANGED = <table> {}
     FISHING_ENABLED = <table> {}
     UNIT_SPELLCAST_FAILED = <table> {}
    }

  • #2319

    The new version (available soon) should fix all of the errors. Thank you for the bug report!

  • #2321

    K, thanks for your continuing efforts to fix the damage that the fellows at Blizzard incure.

  • #2307

    Getting these two errors with 5.1

     

    Date: 2012-11-27 14:31:46
    ID: 7
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: ..\AddOns\FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua line 212:
       attempt to call field 'GetSummonedPetID' (a nil value)
    Debug:
       FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:212: func()
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:445:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:441
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1274:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1258
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1303:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1301
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1584:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1571
       [C]: ?
       [C]: PickupContainerItem()
       Outfitter\OutfitterEquipment.lua:99: PickupItemLocation()
       Outfitter\OutfitterEquipment.lua:722: ExecuteEquipmentChangeList()
       Outfitter\OutfitterEquipment.lua:955: UpdateEquippedItems()
       Outfitter\OutfitterEquipment.lua:879: EndEquipmentUpdate()
       Outfitter\Outfitter.lua:3365: WearOutfitNow()
       Outfitter\Outfitter.lua:3684: WearBoundOutfit()
       [string "OUTFITTER_OUTFIT1"]:1:
          [string "OUTFITTER_OUTFIT1"]:1
    Locals:
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = "attempt to call field 'GetSummonedPetID' (a nil value)"
    GetSettingBool = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:42
    FL = <table> {
     GetZoneInfo = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:767
     AddTooltip = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:1055
     SetSkillupTable = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:928
     GetBaseZone = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:787
     IsLinkableItem = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:506
     SCHOOLS = <table> {
     }
     GetBobberName = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:688
     FishingBonusPoints = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:1215
     GetSlotInfo = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:420
     IsFishingPool = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:564
     GetBaseSubZone = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:801
     GetSkillupTable = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:932
     HasBuff = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:236
     watchBobber = true
     SetBobberName = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:684
     UpdateLureInventory = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:203
     GetFishTooltip = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:528
     GetMainHandItem = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:587
     GetLastTooltipText = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:715
     InvokeLuring = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:1165
     AddSchoolName = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:583
     GetLocSubZone = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:829
     GetCurrentSkill = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:70
     IsFishingReady = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:643
     GetSlotMap = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:424
     IsFishingGear = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:631
     IsOpenable = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:1341
     GetFishingLevel = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:869
     CatchesAtSkill = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:937
     FindFishID = 3
     sabutton = LibFishingSAButton {
     }
     tablecount = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:445
     GetOutfitBonus = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:1278
     GetFishingSkillLine = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:880
     ChatLink = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:512
     SCHOOL_OIL = 5
     GetLureInventory = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:231
     SaveTooltipText = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:710
     SplitFishLink = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\FishingBuddy\Libs\LibFishing-1.0\LibFishing-1.0.lua:492
     CheckForDoubleClick = <function>
    AddOns:
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    Date: 2012-11-27 14:31:46
    ID: 8
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: ..\AddOns\FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua line 246:
       attempt to call field 'GetSummonedPetID' (a nil value)
    Debug:
       FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:246:
          FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:242
       FishingBuddy\FishingFluff.lua:262: func()
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:445:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:441
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1288:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1280
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1305:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1301
       FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1584:
          FishingBuddy\FishingBuddy.lua:1571
    Locals:
    pet = nil
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = "attempt to call field 'GetSummonedPetID' (a nil value)"
    PETSETTING = "FishingPetBuddies"
    PET_NONE = -1

    -- Addons deleted for space --

  • #2308

    Crap. That makes no sense. Possibly Blizz changed something in 5.1 -- I will see what I can do.

    Thanks!

    Sut

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