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  • Updated 01/01/2014
  • Created 12/01/2009
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About

RSA, Raeli's Spell Announcer, by Raeli of Arathor-EU (Now Maintained by Jenneth), is an addon that aims to help players with the announcement of certain spells, as well as reminding you of important missing buffs. For example, it can detect when you cast Divine Protection, and it will send a message like so:
Divine Protection Example
As you can see, it can announce when it first is cast, and then again when it ends, not only that, but you can customise the messages that are sent.

Type /rsa in game to open in game configuration, or access it through the Blizzard Interface panel.

Spell Announcements

There is the ability to create custom message announcements, you can use certain tags to say what the target is and so on:

  • [SPELL] will be replaced with the name of the spell
  • [LINK] will be replaced by a clickable spell link of the spell cast
  • [TARGET] will be replaced with the target of the spell (only works with spells that can be put on targets other than yourself)
  • [AMOUNT] will be replaced with the amount of damage or healing done (only applicable to certain spells)
  • [MISSTYPE] will be replaced with the type of spell miss (Such as Miss, Immune, Resist again, only available to certain spells)
  • [AURA] will be replaced with the buff or debuff that is removed by dispels
  • [AURALINK] will be replaced with a clickable spell link of the buff or debuff that is removed by dispels
  • [TARCAST] will be replaced by the spell that you have just interrupted
  • [TARLINK] will be replaced by a clickable spell link of the spell that you have just interrupted

Some of these are only usable for certain spells, each spell lists what is available for you to use in game.

If you want to use a percent sign in your message you need to type it twice: %% to allow it to show, else you will receive errors.

If you leave a Start or End message empty, it will simply not announce that part. So if you only want, to say, announce when Divine Protection ends, you leave the Start message empty, and only have an End message set.

You can set where to announce spells:

  • Local - This sends messages to your own chat window, or the raid warning frame or both depending on your setting
  • Raid - Sends a message to the raid chat, if you are in a raid.
  • Party - Sends a message to the party chat, if you are in a party.
  • Smart Party - Sends a message to either instance chat, raid chat or party chat, depending on group size and location.
  • Say
  • Yell
  • Whisper - only when the target it someone else than yourself.
  • Custom Channel - You can send it to a custom channel, like, say, your healing channel. This option is now unique for each spell, so you can send different spell announcements to different places.
  • You can disable Raid/Party/Say/Custom Channel announcements while you have PvP active, if you are Ungrouped, or if you are not in an instance. Whispers and Local messages will always announce if checked.

Buff Reminder Options

You can set what spell you want to track. You can also:

  • Disable reminding while you have PvP active
  • Enable or disable reminding in your primary or secondary specs
  • Set how often you want to be reminded
  • Set where you want the announcements to be sent (local only - visible only to yourself)

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r234 | jenneth | 2014-01-02 04:54:42 +0000 (Thu, 02 Jan 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   A /tags/v.2900 (from /trunk:233)

Tagging as v.2900
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r233 | jenneth | 2014-01-02 02:13:56 +0000 (Thu, 02 Jan 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Mage/Mage.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua

(Mage) Adding Remove Curse (ticket 258), converted spells to the new core.
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r232 | jenneth | 2014-01-01 18:51:41 +0000 (Wed, 01 Jan 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua
   M /trunk/Priest/Priest.lua

(Priest) Adding Angelic Bulwark (ticket 261)
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r231 | jenneth | 2014-01-01 17:45:09 +0000 (Wed, 01 Jan 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Hunter/Hunter.lua

(Hunter) Removing unnecessary target parameter from Ancient Hysteria.
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r230 | jenneth | 2014-01-01 17:36:42 +0000 (Wed, 01 Jan 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/AnnouncementsMonitor.lua
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Druid/Druid.lua
   M /trunk/Hunter/Hunter.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua
   M /trunk/Rogue/Rogue.lua
   M /trunk/Shaman/Shaman.lua
   M /trunk/Warlock/Warlock.lua

(Druid) Adding Mighty Bash (ticket 125), converting some druid spells to the new core, (Hunter) possible fix for Ancient Hysteria (ticket 226)
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r229 | jenneth | 2013-12-30 16:38:48 +0000 (Mon, 30 Dec 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/AnnouncementsMonitor.lua
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/DeathKnight/DeathKnight.lua
   M /trunk/Druid/Druid.lua
   M /trunk/Hunter/Hunter.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-deDE.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-enUS.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-esES.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-koKR.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-ruRU.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-zhCN.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-zhTW.lua
   M /trunk/Mage/Mage.lua
   M /trunk/Monk/Monk.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua
   M /trunk/Paladin/Paladin.lua
   M /trunk/Priest/Priest.lua
   M /trunk/RSA.toc
   M /trunk/Rogue/Rogue.lua
   M /trunk/Shaman/Shaman.lua
   M /trunk/Warlock/Warlock.lua
   M /trunk/Warrior/Warrior.lua

(General) Add yell as an option for announcements (ticket 17), needs testing
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r228 | jenneth | 2013-12-30 02:07:56 +0000 (Mon, 30 Dec 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua

(General) Adding repair bots ticket 264
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r227 | jenneth | 2013-12-28 22:27:39 +0000 (Sat, 28 Dec 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua
   M /trunk/Warlock/Warlock.lua

(Warlock) Converted most spells to the unified core, added Dark Bargain and Unending Resolve and fixed bugs in Soulstone, Spell Lock and Optical Blast.
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r226 | jenneth | 2013-12-08 19:04:46 +0000 (Sun, 08 Dec 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Monk/Monk.lua

(Monk) Possible fix for Spear Hand Strike. (Thanks to Dridzt)
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r225 | jenneth | 2013-12-08 18:51:42 +0000 (Sun, 08 Dec 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua

(Dwarf) Fixing stoneform.
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r224 | jenneth | 2013-11-24 16:48:04 +0000 (Sun, 24 Nov 2013) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Core.lua
   M /trunk/Druid/Druid.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-deDE.lua
   M /trunk/Locale-enUS.lua
   M /trunk/Options/Options.lua

(Druid) Adding Heart of the Wild, fixing a typo in localization texts
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Comments

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  • #872

    Okay, so I've rolled out an update, it should fix quite a lot of bugs, especially the commonly occuring Resurrection message bug,let me know if you guys run into any more problems, and please make tickets!

  • #871

    So I've accepted a Scroll of Resurrection and I'm going to start trying to work through as many bugs and feature requests as I can. Expect an Alpha update within the next few hours.

  • #870

    Please update whenever you can! This is an awesome Addon.

    P.S - I've donated some money as well :)

  • #869
    Well then, I added it by myself...

    Core.lua, insert after line 1170:

    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------
    AncientHysteria = {
        Messages = {
            Start = "[LINK] activated!",
            End = "[LINK] faded!",
        },
        CustomChannel = {
            Enabled = false,
            Channel = "",
        },
        Local = false,
        Raid = false,
        Party = false,
        Smart = {
            RaidParty = false,
            Say = false,
        },
    }, -- End
    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------

    Options.lua, insert after line 1170:

    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------
    AncientHysteria = {
        Messages = {
            Start = "[LINK] activated!",
            End = "[LINK] faded!",
        },
        CustomChannel = {
            Enabled = false,
            Channel = "",
        },
        Local = false,
        Raid = false,
        Party = false,
        Smart = {
            RaidParty = false,
            Say = false,
        },
    }, -- End
    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------

    To be honest I have no clue why the code above is twice. Anyways...
    Hunter.lua, insert after line 447:

    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------
    if spellID == 90355 then -- ANCIENT HYSTERIA
        spellinfo = GetSpellInfo(spellID)
        spelllinkinfo = GetSpellLink(spellID)
        RSA_Replacements = {["[SPELL]"] = spellinfo, ["[LINK]"] = spelllinkinfo,}
        if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start ~= "" then
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Local == true then
                RSA_Print_LibSink(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.CustomChannel.Enabled == true then
                RSA_Print_Channel(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace), RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.CustomChannel.Channel)
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.Say == true then
                RSA_Print_Say(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true then
                RSA_Print_Smart_RaidParty(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Party == true then
                if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true and GetNumRaidMembers() == 0 and InstanceType ~= "arena" then return end
                    RSA_Print_Party(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Raid == true then
                if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true and GetNumRaidMembers() > 0 then return end
                RSA_Print_Raid(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.Start, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
        end
    end -- ANCIENT HYSTERIA
    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------

    Hunter.lua, insert after line 834:

    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------
    if spellID == 90355 then -- ANCIENT HYSTERIA
        spellinfo = GetSpellInfo(spellID)
        spelllinkinfo = GetSpellLink(spellID)
        RSA_Replacements = {["[SPELL]"] = spellinfo, ["[LINK]"] = spelllinkinfo,}
        if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End ~= "" then
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Local == true then
                RSA_Print_LibSink(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.CustomChannel.Enabled == true then
                RSA_Print_Channel(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace), RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.CustomChannel.Channel)
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.Say == true then
                RSA_Print_Say(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true then
                RSA_Print_Smart_RaidParty(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Party == true then
                if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true and GetNumRaidMembers() == 0 and InstanceType ~= "arena" then return end
                    RSA_Print_Party(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
            if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Raid == true then
                if RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Smart.RaidParty == true and GetNumRaidMembers() > 0 then return end
                RSA_Print_Raid(string.gsub(RSA.db.profile.Hunter.Spells.AncientHysteria.Messages.End, ".%a+.", RSA_String_Replace))
            end
        end
    end -- ANCIENT HYSTERIA
    -- ADDED BY NOXXANA ----------------------------------------------

    Don't forget to backup any files you change!!!
    Last edited by Noxxana on 4/25/2012 8:18:31 AM
  • #868

    Could you please add "ancient hysteria" (hunter pet's bloodlust)?

  • #867

    Seems to be some issues with custom annoucements as well sadly, atleast they've never worked for me yet and i'm doing everything correctly. They just don't annouce at all.


    Really great addon though, hope it gets updated eventually.

  • #866

    Перестал анонсировать Слово силы: Барьер в Русском клиенте игры
    Все дело в spell ID 62618 (новый 98888)

    Если есть возможность исправьте.

    _______________________________________________________

    Has ceased to announce a force Word: the Barrier in the Russian client of game
    All business in spell ID 62618 (new 98888)

    If there is a possibility correct.

  • #862

    Notcied a minor glitch.

    When Tanking on my Warrior in the dungeon "End Time", if I cast Vigilance on any target, the annoucement that it was cast is re-annouced after every Hourglass tic.

    Just slightly annoying as people keep asking me why I'm constantly recasting it, which I am not.

     

    Also, why can RSA only check one Buff at a time? I have been looking for an add-on that will decently remind me when my Rogue needs to re-poison his weapons, or when my Shaman has to recast her three Enhancement Buffs.

    Since RSA already has a folder for each of the classes, why not extend those folders' contents to watch self-buffs for each class?

  • #863

    I don't currently have an active account, so no idea regarding current bugs.

    As for the buff monitor, it is a small part that I never really expanded upon as I was always working on features for the spell announcing part.

    I'm going to see if I can get someone to send me a scroll of resurrection and see if I can't fix a few bugs.

  • #865

    Anyone would be happy to share a scroll of resurrection! But in case no one else offers, I'd gladly send you one! Love your addon & hope you come back soon!

    Shea

  • #864

    If you're playing in the EU and you still haven't got an invite just send me a PM and I will throw you one.

  • #861

    RSA will not whisper Lightwell Renew's. Does anyone know a work around this?

  • #875

    That's fixed in v2.838

  • #860

    For those of you who find their RSA is announcing a resurrection twice I think I know the course. For me a least it only started to announce it twice when I turned off the whisper option so that it wouldn't both announce as a whisper to the player and in raid/party chat. But then I also turned off the part that announces the resurrections "success" and didn't get an "echo" after that.

    So basically if you don't want it to whisper the player you're resurrecting then you must also turn off the "success" announcement part.

    Hope this helps.

    Last edited by Dartharc on 2/22/2012 2:42:43 AM
  • #859

    So from the looks of things, Requital hasn't posted any updates to RSA, I haven't checked here in quite a while, but it seems he's not updating it either, so I'm looking, asking for anyone that would be willing to take on RSA and maintain it. Please PM Me or even post here in reply, and we can sort something out.

    I am currently updating my wow client, however I still do not have active game time, but just in case I get one of those free 7 days emails from Blizz - if I ever do, I'll make sure to try and work through some of the more annoying bugs here. But that's just a perhaps, it's not keeping the addon up to date, so I still need someone that can do that.

    The code is fairly commented and easy to read, it shouldn't be too hard to sift through - it's not exactly coded well, but it should be easy enough to understand.

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