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by Toxic17
Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Data flatlining
Replies: 14
Views: 196

Re: Data flatlining

devil wrote:Your idea of ferrite cores may be a help.


A Powered USB Hub is usually a better option though slight more expense or try a better USB cable with Ferrite chokes built in may possibly help.
by Toxic17
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Data flatlining
Replies: 14
Views: 196

Re: Data flatlining

have you any power management set on your windows 10 box to user power Management on USB connections? Which Weather station console connection is locking up? Davis or aercus? here are some tips on stopping Windows from preventing power management. https://helpdeskgeek.com/how-to/prevent-windows-from...
by Toxic17
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: WU-forecast.php

So there's a timeout issue between your webserver and api.wunderground.com server -- WU is not responding within 4 seconds (a long time for an API) and zero results are received. A 'normal' fetch (as on my site currently) shows <!-- WU-forecast.php (ML) Version 3.03 - 22-Feb-2017 on PHP 7.1.11 --> ...
by Toxic17
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:19 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: WU-forecast.php

Ah.. ok might be my firewall slowing the request I'll take a look.. thanks.
by Toxic17
Wed Nov 15, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: End of WU Wecam Service.
Replies: 1
Views: 104

End of WU Wecam Service.

Read and weep... :roll: We wanted to share some important news with you. After 10 years of proudly displaying webcam footage across our website, apps and via our API, we sadly have to remove this functionality as we no longer have the necessary resources to maintain it. On December 15, 2017, we’ll r...
by Toxic17
Wed Nov 15, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: WU-forecast.php

is this broken again?

I'm getting error mesdsage:

Warning: Division by zero in WU-forecast.php on line 631

WU-forecast-json-0-en.txt is zero bites so looks like no data is being downloaded.
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 14, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Automatic shutdown...
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Re: Automatic shutdown...

First of all I take it you are running Windows 8.1 (with 8.1 update installed too) and not just Windows 8? Take a look at the example here: https://support.wdc.com/knowledgebase/answer.aspx?ID=3875 make sure you go into the Advnaced settings of the Power plan and disable any and everything that affe...
by Toxic17
Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template
Replies: 1066
Views: 81885

Re: Cumulus Realtime.txt Dashboard Template

cazz wrote:Hi
So I guess that is some config file that I need to change?


Yes, log into the easywethersetup and set your Time Zone AND UTC Offset

http://your.domain.com/easyweathersetup.php
by Toxic17
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:54 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: WU-forecast.php

Mapantz wrote:I think they've fixed it now? My forecast has been on/off all day, for the last 4 days I think?! One hour it's fine, then it's down for an hour etc However, it has been working fine for the last 5 or 6 hours.


Yep got an email from the api team reporting the issue is now fixed.
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

Re: WU-forecast.php

Thanks :clap:
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:04 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: WU-forecast.php
Replies: 8
Views: 209

WU-forecast.php

Looks like WU API data is now returning fcttext_metric = null and showing an error. this appears to be some city's but not all as mentioned here:

https://apicommunity.wunderground.com/w ... 5-november
by Toxic17
Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Twitter Image?
Replies: 3
Views: 135

Re: Twitter Image?

I use a mixture of webtags / CumulusMX and then use twidge for forecasting to post to Twitter. I dont think however it does Images.
by Toxic17
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Later version of mono for Raspberry Pi 2
Replies: 50
Views: 14424

Re: Later version of mono for Raspberry Pi 2

Toxic17 wrote: I think you may need to install the full package.. Isn't that what this does? "sudo aptitude install mono-complete=4.0.5.1-0xamarin1" then by your logs the mono installation is incomplete. Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian stretch/main armhf libdbus-1-3 armhf ...
by Toxic17
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Later version of mono for Raspberry Pi 2
Replies: 50
Views: 14424

Re: Later version of mono for Raspberry Pi 2

DaveStLou wrote:I tried these instructions however when I check the version (mono -v or mono --version) it returns "Illegal instruction" :(


I think you may need to install the full package..

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sudo apt-get install mono-complete
by Toxic17
Fri Oct 20, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Saratoga Templates
Topic: Error regarding USNO Sunmoon data
Replies: 54
Views: 3103

Re: Error regarding USNO Sunmoon data

Oops, forgot to honor the $SITE['WDdateMDY'] setting for the output dates. Change $timeFormat = "H:i m/d/Y"; to $timeFormat = $useMDY?"H:i m/d/Y":"H:i d/m/Y"; and that should fix it up. I've updated the beta script with that change. looks like you need to update this a...

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