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by Mapantz
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Suggested web site hosting offerings
Replies: 10
Views: 147

Re: Suggested web site hosting offerings

Is there an idiot's guide on how to switch should it be necessary? I've switched quite a few times - very straightforward. You can use cpanel to do a full site backup and download the zip file. Or, you can use an FTP client and copy the whole directory to a folder on your PC. When a new hosting is ...
by Mapantz
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Suggested web site hosting offerings
Replies: 10
Views: 147

Re: Suggested web site hosting offerings

A2 hosting is my recommendation. It's who I use. If you're using MySQL, be aware that many shared hosting companies will not have the timezone table loaded on to the server, and 99% of the time, they will not add it either. That will cause a problem with certain graph data (using Mark's highcharts) ...
by Mapantz
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: This Year's Rainfall Total
Replies: 10
Views: 177

Re: This Year's Rainfall Total

Hi William

I see you have missing data in your data summary for May 26th. Did you have rain on that day?
by Mapantz
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Yet Another Dayfile Reader (PHP)
Replies: 441
Views: 77528

Re: Yet Another Dayfile Reader (PHP)

Hi I have had this running for several years now, but last night I switched hosting companies and it now doesnt work. I have successfully uploaded my old website and all the files and changed some settings in Cumulus to point the various files to the correct directories, but I cant get my histrocic...
by Mapantz
Tue Oct 09, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Site going down.
Replies: 86
Views: 1937

Re: Site going down.

Ah the dreaded Wordpress!

I have seen thousands of bots trying to access Wordpress links on my site that simply don't exist.

Glad you've managed to resolve it though. :)
by Mapantz
Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Comparing with one year ago
Replies: 25
Views: 2672

Re: Comparing with one year ago

Line 329 has error in second parameter of call, you have: '<span class="lowerfont">&nbsp;mph</span>&nbsp;' It is supposed to be passing a parameter to a function, not defining a font Replace that section of the line with 'mph', as the only allowed values for that second parameter ...
by Mapantz
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Comparing with one year ago
Replies: 25
Views: 2672

Re: Comparing with one year ago

The download link is in the same post with all of the other download links on page 1.
by Mapantz
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Comparing with one year ago
Replies: 25
Views: 2672

Re: Comparing with one year ago

As it's a wet & windy day, I decided to do some website stuff and thought i'd add the MySQL version of this to my site. I've got 99.99% of it working - added a few extra's too. However, that 0.01% is the Beaufort number/description not showing up. I get this error: PHP Notice: Undefined variable...
by Mapantz
Thu Oct 04, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Comparing with one year ago
Replies: 25
Views: 2672

Re: Comparing with one year ago

Anything to do with Cumulus V1 vs Cumulus V3?
by Mapantz
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Weather
Topic: New Record? Post here.
Replies: 891
Views: 119388

Re: New Record? Post here.

A new station record for me! A temperature range of 20°C

Felt like Summer was starting again. A max of 23.3°C.
by Mapantz
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Tarting up my Data Summary
Replies: 54
Views: 3208

Re: Tarting up my Data Summary

Almost there, Ray. Just need the .css file and you'll be laughing! :)
by Mapantz
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Google map message on website
Replies: 31
Views: 2498

Re: Google map message on website

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by Mapantz
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: Google map message on website
Replies: 31
Views: 2498

Re: Google map message on website

It shows up a marker in Parkstone, near Bournemouth. That's only 10 miles from me. :lol:
by Mapantz
Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Cumulus MX
Topic: Can CumulusMX catchup
Replies: 9
Views: 676

Re: Can CumulusMX catchup

re wunderground catch up.. It has always worked for me. I built a new PC earlier in the year and CMX was down for around 12 hours, as soon as I opened CMX up, it sent all the data to the weather networks I use. It shows as 10 minute updates on wunderground - no issues for me in the past.
by Mapantz
Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Web site - General
Topic: mapbox
Replies: 2
Views: 319

Re: mapbox

It's nothing to do with your PC - you don't need any files for it to work.

I had that issue a few weeks ago, it was a bug on the wunderground map. It has since been fixed. Try clearing your cookies and cache and then try again.

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