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Kobold worker (Contribs • Message) 08:19, September 22, 2015
Hello Kobold worker! I am a DDOstream demo account by ShoeMaker (Contribs • Message). Please check out the stream on http://www.twitch.tv/ddostream where we'll be broadcasting every Tuesday morning - Time and duration to be decided. DDOstream (Contribs⇑ top ⇑) 08:19, September 22, 2015 (EDT)

Notification![edit]

This is just a notification to say you, good sir (or ma'am), are Awesome!!! ShoeMaker (ContribsMessage) 08:27, December 29, 2015 (EST)

T:Wizardry[edit]

Hi, your latest update of T:Wizardry breaks categorization for Magi items (and perhaps others). See Category:Magi_Wizardry_items. Why the change? --Cru121 (ContribsMessage) 03:45, June 16, 2016 (EDT)

  • The change is due to the way that Turbine non-retroactively changed wizardry so values are now the old AM/M/roman or the new decimal. I'll update the template again because I still don't like the format of the categorizations. ShoeMaker (ContribsMessage) 09:57, June 16, 2016 (EDT)

T:Content Out of Service[edit]

There's seems to be an unnecessary line break above the box. See coos.png --Cru121 (ContribsMessage) 07:03, June 16, 2016 (EDT)

  • There doesn't seem to be a line break in the code of the template itself. See 2q1cva8.jpg ShoeMaker (ContribsMessage) 09:23, June 16, 2016 (EDT)
  • Commenting out the line break helped, at least in my browser, so yay! :) --Cru121 (ContribsMessage) 11:43, June 16, 2016 (EDT)

New template for traps and locks[edit]

I saw you were creating a new template to keep numbers consistent in the OL/DD tables, and I noticed it had been a while since it got last updated. I didn't want to edit an existing template in case I messed it up so, based off the one you started, I created a template at JDDRoll and test calls can be seen at the bottom of my user page. Hope this helps. JonDDavies (ContribsMessage) 09:47, September 5, 2016 (EDT)

  • I don't understand what the purpose of T:JDDRoll is. First, if it is a sandbox template to suggest improvements, it should either be on T:Roll result/sandbox or T:Roll result/JonDDavies or U:JonDDavies/Roll result or even U:JonDDavis/sandbox. Second, I see no real difference when looking at the two templates side-by-side. In fact the "official" version has much more processing built into it based on the rules to return a better result. Let me know what you want to accomplish and I'll happily help you (I'm working on a few very large scale projects at the same time right now, so time has been thin (why there has been no wiki talk and will be no wiki talk for a few more weeks while I set things up), but I'll help you with what I can so you can do your work to help the wiki. Big Grin). ShoeMaker (Contribs • Message) 10:57, September 5, 2016 (EDT)
    • The point of JDDRoll was to tidy up the if statements which appear in Roll Result. The removal of the two formulas was deliberate because those should be used in the "suspected DC range" column, not the "Roll result" column. Also, one of the formulas was wrong anyway. I did it as a separate template because, as I already explained, I didn't want to mess up someone else's hard work whilst I was attempting to tidy up the coding. As all I appear to have done is waste my time, I won't bother in future. JonDDavies (ContribsMessage) 12:22, September 5, 2016 (EDT)
      • Roll result and suspected DC range are going to be merged into one, that's the whole point of the new templates. Putting your ideas on a separate page is fine, but it should be a subpage in your userspace or of the existing template for consistency. Time spent working on a project and learning is never time wasted. ShoeMaker (Contribs • Message) 17:07, September 5, 2016 (EDT)

Test section to show talk page notice on DDOwiki Talk this morning![edit]

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