May 19th 2010 3:37PM Here's a toy webapp for practicing phase 2 execution:
Dec 31st 2008 7:13PM The values come directly from wowhead. They're usually reasonable but sometimes a little strange (for instance, the beast master hunter ranking considers int to be 2.5x more valuable than crit, so spellpower items score well because they have a high int). By all means please offer constructive criticism on their forum thread:
Dec 10th 2008 5:01PM Thanks for the mention, gear-wishlist is holding up better this time around. (: I added a new feature to filter result sources, type the source(s) you want in the box at the top, e.g. "emblem,naxx".
Since traffic is spiking I also added a shameless plug for my guild's recruiting efforts! (:
Sep 6th 2008 3:50PM Can you report the character/realm (via the comment link on the site)? I just tested an EU character successfully.
Sep 6th 2008 3:46PM Something magical happened on the server side and the error rate dropped to zero (with higher load than earlier).
Sep 6th 2008 2:41PM I'm the author of the site, thanks for the link! It is hosted on Google AppEngine, the dashboard reports it is using 65% of its quota but almost all requests are failing with "OverQuotaError: The API call datastore_v3.RunQuery() required more quota than is available." right now.
It fetches (and caches) the armory character sheet, but the gear rankings themselves are stored in a local database.