Monday, July 28, 2014

Weekend Update

Crunched on some work this weekend.  Getting dangerously close to complete on the spreadsheet front, and pushed some updates out.  Just posting this as a quick update for those that may have missed them.

Crius Industry Tools for Google Drive - Update

I pushed some updates to the script this weekend.  This should address some bugs with the getPOS() routine, as well as some features that @CCP_Nullarbor added to the Teams CREST feeds.
  • Fixed issue with getPOS(): Was trying to fetch location names with the wrong function call.  This issue has been resolved and all valid TQ corp keys should return good data now
  • Fixed issue with getIndustryJobs(): Was not fetching personal jobs correctly.  Changed key validation to be correct now.  Can fetch corporate or personal jobs automatically off a single key/vcode
  • Added teamName/activity to Teams and TeamsAuction feeds: Were "TODO" placeholders.  Now reports in-game names and valid activity information
Go fetch a fresh copy from either source, and continue reporting bugs
I still need to clean up some errors and hanging bits.  I'd like to push this tool to proper add-in status, but I am a little unclear on what to do between what I have now and what it takes to be considered "release ready".  Also, probably time to bite the bullet and buy some icon/banner designs.

More Crius Utilities for Devs

This one won't be as useful for the veteran 3rd party devs, but should be invaluable to the amateurs.  I put together some SQL queries and the resultant CSVs into the github.  If you're trying to update your spreadsheets with new data, these feeds should help you save a boatload of time.  If you're not sure what to do with the CSV files, I suggest you read up on pivot tables.

Let's Build a Spreadsheet Series

I did a pretty long set of streams on Sunday.  The goal was to help show off the spreadsheet fu and help people learn to build better spreadsheets with the tools at hand.  I will have the raw streams up on YouTube and Twitch tonight, but I want to boil down the lesson plans into 5-15min function lessons.  I still need to write up lesson plans and get my hands around video editing, but it's a goal for this August to put together a series that will help people build their own calculators.


Gaio said...

I have 3 question,
1: in the data pull for the noobs (like me) some item are there 2x
2: For some reason i can't find the Tornado in there
3: Is there any way to pull the Api from eve-marketdata for all items?

And i have to say, thank you very much for the data pull, is did my job much easier

Unknown said...

Awesome work saves me a lot of hassle !

Unknown said...

Thought I'd let you know a lot of the material data that you've pulled is incorrect due to them removing base minerals and such from items such as Null L (there are no material requirements for minerals other than morphite) but your ss is showing lots of others. Anychance you could update it with the new dump?

Unknown said...

Yeah, I just ran a test cycle and can up hilariously wrong for mats. Need to pull the stats again and double check with a fine toothed comb. It's on the to do.

Ecosprout said...

So I'm having some issues with the script not updating on it's own. I used "=AllAdjustedPrices(true,false)"

For triggers, do I need to add date_array and all the __fetch commands? Currently I only have the GDocs functions triggered to update every hour.

Unknown said...

Hello i am Kuli Kouvo
Now i run my own vortal about eve online like this
when you can help, develop an idea or just exchange the link for users and some seo. you can ask me via game or gmail
do not hesitate to contact

Tanin said...

Have you ended up doing that "Let's Build a Spreadsheet Series"? Can't seem to find anything on youtube about it but wasn't sure if it is actually hidden under the market episodes.

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