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Your opinion is desired

Hey, just wanted to get your opinion on Talk:Archbishop Benedictus about whether or not the "he staged a coup" note from patch 1.4.1 should be considered lore or not. -- Dark T Zeratul (talk) 20:37, 5 January 2011 (UTC)

Help with Wetlands storyline

I'll probably feel silly once I know the answer, but how do I access the part that says { { Wetlands storyline } } in the source code? --Oswald Cobblepot (talk) 06:46, 7 January 2011 (UTC)

If you preview the page, below the editbox you will see a "List of templates used" section, one of them will point to Template:Wetlands storyline. --k_d3 00:18, 8 January 2011 (UTC)

KD3

Kaydeethree. I am very amused. If you're confused, check the edit summary. Thanks, Shirik (talk) 07:57, 11 January 2011 (UTC)

Engineering name pages

I have erred, and I believe I do not have the tools to correct it elegantly.

I initially normalized the engineering schematic collection pages on "(rank) Engineering schematics". I believe the proper naming format is "(rank) engineering schematics" (lower case on Engineering). Yet, I had moved Artisan Engineering Schematics *from* that name, creating a redirect.

I do not have the power to undo a move, nor (that I know of) to move over a redirect. Can you assist me? --Eirik Ratcatcher (talk) 21:48, 13 January 2011 (UTC)

As long as the only edit is the creation of a redirect, you should be able to move back over it. One sec while I check. --k_d3 21:51, 13 January 2011 (UTC)
Yup. An admin would have to get involved if someone edited the page after it was made a redirect, as then it'd have a history and wouldn't be automatically deleted in the event of a page move. --k_d3 21:52, 13 January 2011 (UTC)

Count von Template

Your addition of distinct artifact counts disturbs me on a maintainability level. You are adding text that directly refers to the template table. However, someone editing the template has no reference to your count. I would be much happier if the template had a parameter to display that particular text, or perhaps just displayed that text as part of the template all the time. --Eirik Ratcatcher (talk) 23:33, 14 January 2011 (UTC)

That was a spur-of-the-moment, hack solution to my messing around with the Archaeology#Archaeology macros section. It needs to go in the template itself, for sure. I had intended to do that "in a few minutes", but, well... --k_d3 02:00, 15 January 2011 (UTC)

Monaco Port

Hello! I, and the wikis that I edit, also left Wikia due to the new Oasis skin. I was just wandering if you knew about the Monaco Port? It's a copy of the Monaco skin that works in any MediaWiki installation, so if you prefer Monaco over Vector, you can easily install it. I myself always preferred Monaco over any other skin, so this was excellent news for me. =] Have a good day! Monaco (talk) 02:46, 17 January 2011 (UTC)

I prefer vector far far more than I do monaco, but neat that someone implemented a skin similar to wikia's after dealing with all of their interrelated extension hackery. --k_d3 02:59, 17 January 2011 (UTC)

Hovertips and the Embroid template

I've been doing some work on enchantment pages/templates, and I noticed that pages using the Embroid template do not show hovertips when using standard square bracket links. An example is Fur Lining - Stamina here. However, they DO work if I link with the Loot|Enchant template. Is this an feature that can be made to work, or should I start using the Loot template for links to pages that use Embroid? Thanks. --Eincrou (talk) 03:22, 17 January 2011 (UTC)

Use the plain links. We'll fix {{embroid}} to use our new default linking goodness. --k_d3 03:32, 17 January 2011 (UTC)

Thanks for helping with the previous issue; it was fixed very quickly. Now I'm wondering if we can add a feature to {{Enchant}}. The {{Proftip}} template allows us to set parameters for skill difficulty with |skillyellow, and all the rest. They don't seem to be utilized often on pages that use Proftip, but I am working on creating/maintaining all the new Cataclysm enchants and would update those pages to include this information. These parameters may also be useful for {{Embroid}}, but to a lesser extent since many embroideries start at green difficulty and probably aren't used to level up. Let me know what you think. --Eincrou (talk) 03:53, 20 January 2011 (UTC)

Hey, can you please temporarily undelete User:Sam613/Change In Money or send me the code so I can host it elsewhere? Sam613 (talk) 01:53, 23 January 2011 (UTC)

I did it.--SWM2448 01:58, 23 January 2011 (UTC)

Karazhan Map

Is there no Karazhan map yet, or have you just not yet uploaded what is undoubtedly several files worth of it? -- Dark T Zeratul (talk)

I just noticed that myself. Neither BT nor Kara were added this build. I'm assuming they're coming soonish. Hopefully. --k_d3 03:01, 10 March 2011 (UTC)
And Shadow Labyrinth, but I think that's it. -- Dark T Zeratul (talk) 03:12, 10 March 2011 (UTC)
No, that one I just skipped, even though my scripts uploaded it. >.< --k_d3 03:15, 10 March 2011 (UTC)
Given the amount of floors kara has... it's likely to take a bit. I'm betting 9maps. Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 22:08, 10 March 2011 (UTC)
The correct answer is.... seventeen! WTF. Burning Crusade instance maps#Karazhan. (still no BT this build) --k_d3 05:08, 16 March 2011 (UTC)
Holy shit. Couldn't they have combined a few of those? -- Dark T Zeratul (talk) 05:53, 16 March 2011 (UTC)

Illustrious Jewelcrafter's Token

No, it does not have a description. -- Dark T Zeratul (talk) 06:59, 19 May 2011 (UTC)

Your opinion is desired again.

This time, on storyline templates. --Eirik Ratcatcher (talk) 23:48, 16 August 2011 (UTC)

forq

Saw that you'd changed an instance of {{forq}} to {{for}}. Whyso? --Eirik Ratcatcher (talk) 15:29, 7 December 2011 (UTC)

It was pointing to an -(Alliance) quest and displaying the parentheses. I should probably change forq to handle those properly. --k_d3 16:31, 7 December 2011 (UTC)

Thought on Race templates

The shape of Template:Humans and Template:Orcs are making troubles.

Please voice your opinion here.

Thanks.

IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 08:56, 24 March 2012 (UTC)

Jade Forest quests

Shouldn't the category be Category:The Jade Forest quests? It's named in that fashion for every zone that begins with "The". --g0urra[T҂C] 09:27, 3 April 2012 (UTC)

Eh, probably. Lemme fire up the bot. --k_d3 16:08, 3 April 2012 (UTC)
And done. --k_d3 16:38, 3 April 2012 (UTC)

WOWDB on MoP external links

I know that the latest vote on MMO-Champion's database didn't go well, but what do you think about adding WOWDB to {{elinks-spell}} that are tagged as MoP? It would be a great addition to the already existing Wowhead links. --g0urra[T҂C] 21:14, 1 May 2012 (UTC)

*poke* --g0urra[T҂C] 15:08, 2 June 2012 (UTC)

NPC article titles : RECALL

Hello.

Your opinion is required here, on a policy concerning NPC article titles.

Thanks you.

IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 18:53, 11 May 2012 (UTC)

C'mon! Place your bet xD
IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 08:17, 13 May 2012 (UTC)

Wars timeline

Any thoughts on War/Conflict/Battle and their Prev/Conc/Next?

IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 05:48, 5 June 2012 (UTC)

What do you mean by "<timeline> would be useful for this"?
IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 06:46, 5 June 2012 (UTC)
An extension we don't have installed. --k_d3 06:47, 5 June 2012 (UTC)
Can we see it on another wiki?
IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 07:22, 5 June 2012 (UTC)
MediaWikiWiki:Extension:EasyTimeline --k_d3 17:17, 5 June 2012 (UTC)

Thank you!

On the discussion pages there are far too little positive critics. So: Thank you very much for your massive work on the Pandaria pages! ;-) --LemonBaby (talk) 07:59, 9 June 2012 (UTC)

It's true often times good work, although very much appreciated, does go unrecognized. Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 00:44, 10 June 2012 (UTC)

Kaydee Threesong

Is sat in the inn in Mandori Village (southern Temple of Five Dawns), Wandering Isle. I instinctively thought of you. --Timski (talk) 12:36, 23 June 2012 (UTC)

zOMG --k_d3 17:05, 23 June 2012 (UTC)

Template:Cost

According to wowhead - [Ironpaw Token] (currency id = 402) will be new name for [Chef's Award] (currency id = 402). As I know as yet, there is no indication that these tokens will be different. Neia Pique (talk) 20:05, 2 July 2012 (UTC)

Indeed. When 5.0 rolls around I'll redirect {{cost|<ca=>}} calls into {{cost|<it=>}} calls. The preferred syntax will be {{cost|<it=X>}}, but |ca=X will display the same thing. --k_d3 20:08, 2 July 2012 (UTC)
Although the ID is being taken over, I thought the quests rewarding and the items that cost [Chef's Award] were being turned into [Epicurean's Award]. Shouldn't {{cost|<ca=>}} call into {{cost|<ea=>}}. Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 20:31, 2 July 2012 (UTC)
I... think so? Maybe? Whatever the end result is will be reflected in the template. It's trivial to change it one way or the other. --k_d3 20:37, 2 July 2012 (UTC)

Sadly, that actually looks the same as before

The single empty line is pretty much ignored, compare before my attempt and current - the same quite small distance. I hoped to create something between that and the thing my attempt produced, a discernable gap that isn't too wide. Well, you can't have everything Tongueout.gif ~ Nathanyel (talk) 08:17, 8 July 2012 (UTC)

WP:RFA

RFA is ongoing for Dark T Zeratul.

Please voice your opinion

IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 07:55, 17 July 2012 (UTC)

Whale shark memes

They are on Whale shark, because even though they are about the Whale Shark, someone felt that a race page was needed.--SWM2448 20:40, 12 November 2012 (UTC)

Itemtip spacing

See Template talk:Itemtip#Spacing
Replied there. --k_d3 18:19, 27 November 2012 (UTC)

Adding a new Mirror webpage

Hello,

I want to add a new mirror website on the patch_mirror section but it says I'm not allowed to add external urls when i try to edit the page. What should I do?

Thankyou —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Catalin.chivulescu90 (talk · contr).

You need to make five edits to content articles before you can add external URLs. Don't forget to sign your comments on talk pages with --~~~~ --k_d3 03:09, 15 December 2012 (UTC)

Outdated maps

Hi,

The maps for The Jade Forest, Wandering Isle and Kun-Lai Summit are outdated. I attempted to fix the Jade Forest map several months ago but I was told that WoWpedia's maps are taken from the game files in a way I do not know how to do, and that you are the primary map person. I thought you would like to know as with the exception of Kun-Lai Summit (which was changed in 5.1), the other two have been outdated since the MoP beta and were probably overlooked.

Insane Guy of Doom (talk) 03:08, 29 December 2012 (UTC)

Poke foxlit. he's got a new toy that generates maps automagically now. --k_d3 01:42, 30 December 2012 (UTC)
Foxlit did it a few minutes of Insane asking you. =P Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 02:48, 30 December 2012 (UTC)

Health2

{{Health2}} seems to be breaking pages, like Unstable Sha and I'm not exactly sure why. Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 05:31, 20 January 2013 (UTC)

Health2 really doesn't like being inside other lists. I should try to fix that somehow. --k_d3 05:38, 20 January 2013 (UTC)
And it's fixed. --k_d3 21:26, 24 February 2013 (UTC)

Navbox issue

Forum:Updating navbar-navbox templates#Status as of now --g0urra[T҂C] 08:44, 24 January 2013 (UTC)

Broken "leaving Wikia" links on talk pages

Hey there :) I see your bot has been very busy updating -wiki to -pedia on the talk pages. In the case of the "should Wowpedia leave Wikia" messages, this leaves this broken link Forum:Should WoWWiki leave Wikia?, eg User_talk:Sports72Xtrm#Your_opinion_is_desired. Presumably a simple redirect would solve the problem, but I'll leave that to you to decide. -- Taohinton (talk) 17:36, 30 January 2013 (UTC)

Whoops. Fixed. I thought I told the script to not modify those links in specific. Guess not. --k_d3 19:02, 30 January 2013 (UTC)

Battleground ordering

Hi there. I'm not sure I agree with your re-ordering of the list so that Alterac Valley comes before Eye of the Storm. The list was ordered according to minimum level, mirroring the order at which they become available to players (AV becomes available at 45, but is now listed before EotS which becomes available at 35). That seemed a pretty sensible way of doing things, especially since most players reading the page are likely new to the subject of battlegrounds and therefore likely new to the game. I guess what you're going for is roughly order of addition, but if so Arathi Basin actually needs to come after AV too, which would feel a little strange (to me at least) since it becomes available at level 10, 35 levels before AV. Overall I think the minimum level/order in which they become available to players is more important than arbitrary historical detail; a list of which bgs were introduced when is also presented in the paragraph before that section. -- Taohinton (talk) 20:48, 31 March 2013 (UTC)

Hotfixes patch 5.2.0

There are about 19 new patches to 5.2.0. I would number them from 5.2.0a to 5.2.0s. But you changed it back to 5.2.0j. What is the reason to have a limit to j, and not go further with lettering? Hans Kamp (talk) 07:52, 11 April 2013 (UTC)

KD3, you can ignore my above comment because I was misleaded into thinking there were patches 5.2.0, 5.2.0a-s, but since you removed the duplicates in the list, the undo you did in Template:Patches, was rightful. :) Hans Kamp (talk) 18:11, 11 April 2013 (UTC)

Daily Quests

I'm sorry to annoy with this, but could you do me a favour and finish this list: Faction daily quests
I was doing it but due to being a bit too... "grindy" and because of university homework I forgot.
It only misses the MoP quests. And if possible add the other daily lists to the template you just made.
Again Sorry and thanks.--Ashbear160 (talk) 19:38, 1 June 2013 (UTC)

Your opinion is desired

Your opinion is desired on Fan made videos.

Thanks.

IconSmall Hamuul.gif Loremaster A'noob, Arch Druid of the Noobhoof Clan (talk/contribz) 14:14, 12 June 2013 (UTC)

Redundant actions

Don't want to make a big deal of this, but if your bot is going to do something I've already done (such as the image for Nice Sprite and the Timeless Isle map for PTR Build 17227)... I guess I'll just stay away from the PTR stuff in general so I'm not wasting my time. :| -- Alayea (talk / contrib) 00:49, 25 July 2013 (UTC)

Ack, sorry about that. By all means, keep doing it. I generally bulk-add stuff, and occasionally things get stomped. If you think your version's better, feel free to revert over mine. No hard feelings on that point from my end. --k_d3 00:51, 25 July 2013 (UTC)
Ok, will keep that in mind. :) -- Alayea (talk / contrib) 00:56, 25 July 2013 (UTC)

Achievementlong

Hi Kd :) I've seen you removing/converting {{Achievementlong}} from articles for a long time now. Am I correct in thinking that's something that should be done on all articles, as part of a site-wide conversion away from that template? I ask firstly because I run across them myself occasionally and would be happy to convert them when I do, and secondly because I've recently seen other editors actually adding the template in place of regular links. -- Taohinton (talk) 10:04, 11 September 2013 (UTC)

Feel free to remove any uses of achievementlong you see. If you look at the source for the template, it only calls [[{{{1}}}]], so editors adding it in place of links are just wasting effort. A bot will get around to removing all uses of it at some point. --k_d3 01:11, 12 September 2013 (UTC)
I just noticed this; Apparently I was one of those who has been using this template. I'll change them or anyone else when the time comes. IconSmall Murozond.gifTime, is what is running. zdroid9770That's my name! (TalkMy cookie!/SpecialWhat did I do?) 01:35, 12 September 2013 (UTC)

Sell -> Sale

Heh, thanks for fixing that, I'm not even paying attention to things I'm doing anymore. My mind is just everywhere today. Snake.gifSssssssssssssssssssssssss Coobra sig3.gifFor Pony! (Sssss/Slithered) 03:26, 11 December 2013 (UTC)

No worries. We all have our days off. ;) --k_d3 03:30, 11 December 2013 (UTC)

Thank You

Thank you for fixing up my True Horde article. I was using the Iron Horde and Horde pages as guides because I'm not so good at the coding things, so I overlooked smaller things in my urge to make sure I got the overall look right. But thanks again. Meganerd18 (talk)

Your opinion on the Subzones of Stormwind City template

I was about to go ahead and make a sizable number of cuts to that template when I noticed you had tweaked one relevant item, The Three Winds, since my visit earlier today, so why not check in to see if the veteran editor knows something I don't! The gist of my edit plan is that many supposed "subzones" are simply buildings, and not subzones at all, so I was going to cut them, including that one. I posted a more detailed proposition on the talk page. - Jerodast (talk) 20:06, 28 December 2013 (UTC)

Yah, that's a good idea. Let me make one more edit to {{Stormwind City}} though. --k_d3 20:28, 28 December 2013 (UTC)

US realm list by datacenter

You updated the tables on this page on 23 December. Looks much better than it did before. I've updated the realms that have changed datacenters due to Connected Realms. It should now be up to date thru today's batch of connected realms. Can you check it to see if I did it all right? My first real edits. Frankz2 (talk) 00:15, 7 February 2014 (UTC)

Looks good to me. Do you know if Blizz has an updated battlegroup listing anywhere? I haven't been able to find it. --k_d3 00:55, 7 February 2014 (UTC)
No, they don't. I did it manually; pull up an armory page for any character from the realm in question, then mouse over the realm name just under the character name. I also checked timezones the hard way, since I didn't know any other way; create lvl 1 character, log into game and mouse over the clock to see local time vs server time, log out and delete char, rinse and repeat for next realm. Check IP doesn't require a full log into game, tho, just being on an empty character selection screen for a realm is sufficient. --Frankz2 (talk) 01:25, 7 February 2014 (UTC)
I've updated all the battlegroups on that page.--Frankz2 (talk) 01:16, 2 March 2014 (UTC)

HearthPwn

I tried to add Curse's "HearthPwn.com" website to the external links section of the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft article. It seems that regular users do not have permission to use external links though. It said to contact an administrator if I had questions, so I figured I would ask you. (You had a post in the talk page.) I thought this would be a good link to refer readers to, because it is a Curse site as this one is, and also because it has lots of information over Hearthstone. Xt0rt3r (talk) 00:40, 7 February 2014 (UTC)

Added. Thanks for letting me know. --k_d3 00:54, 7 February 2014 (UTC)

Collapsable

I have recently noticed that my collapsable deviders are no longer functioning. Example:

Any help would be appreciated as to what flaws I am doing, or if the pedia's technology has changed. Gourra told me that either you or Foxlit would be the one to talk to. Sraw531 (talk) 05:47, 16 February 2014 (UTC)

The old navframe javascript has been removed, in favor of jQuery's show-hide javascript. Take a look at {{Instance bosses}} as an example of how it works. Apologies for the inconvenience. --k_d3 05:57, 16 February 2014 (UTC)
To use the new javascript, convert it as follows:
{|class="mw-collapsible mw-collapsed darktable"
! Header text goes here
|-
|
Any content goes here
|-
|You can add as many rows as you want
|}

That produces:

Header text goes here

Any content goes here

You can add as many rows as you want


Would you be willing to take a look at User:Sraw531/Sandbox2 orange (or other composite gem color) and show me things (you may do on that page) that will make it look neater (more professional)? Sraw531 (talk) 06:41, 16 February 2014 (UTC)