do you guys have a pointer to the complete documentation on blizzard's combat log changes, specifically the complete list of what each field represents and then what each value/mask can be applied in each field?
Well done Durcyn, but im curious being somewhat new to this forum format, how do I download that version of Assessment without having to download the files one and one? Call me stupid but I see no collective rar/zip file.
durcyn, what area are you working on right now? i've synced down the 2.4 branches and i'm looking through the source now. admittedly, i've written 10 lines of lua in my life. however, i'm a software engineer by day and program in a dozen languages. i doubt it will be long. just wondering if there is an easy area to work while i get up to speed on LUA.
i've been dabbling in the Assessment code of late as I learn Lua. I have what I would call a 'hacked' version of healing working. But, this does not include over heal calculations and definitely needs a re-write once I better understand the language. The new 2.4 combat events that are available do not include values for over heal. it appears from the code that prior to 2.4, there was a value passed as over heal.
Given this change, and my extremely limited experience with the WoW API, I wanted to start a discussion amongst knowledgeable mod-authors on how they would consider tracking over heal. I'll eventually get to investigating how to make this work on my own, but asking never hurt (plus, I am lazy :)
edit: btw, i am not intending to interfere with durcyn's work. i highly doubt i'll have releasable code for a long time. plus, he probably already knows how to fix these types of things where as I have to learn both that and the language :)