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Home Weather Station - New Android App

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Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:11 pm

I've been working on making an Android app to view the data generated by Cumulus.
URL: https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... omeweather

Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azfAw1BPft4
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Features:
- Input your own weather station URL (realtime.txt file required)
- All information displayed is from the realtime.txt file and images
- Simple UI
- App is separated into Now, Today, Trends, All Info (very similar to the website)

Work is still being doing on the application. I released it early to let the public try it. Minimum Android Version required to tun it is 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

Please reply with comments, questions, issues, or anything related to the app.

If you like the app please leave a rating on the Google Play store. If you are having problems please post here to give me a chance to get everything working.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby steve » Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:28 pm

Looks good on my tablet. On the trends page, I get the headings but no graphs.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby water01 » Mon Jan 27, 2014 4:41 pm

I get the same as Steve on Xoom tablet running Android 4.1.2, headings no trend graphs, other screens work fine.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby N0BGS » Mon Jan 27, 2014 5:02 pm

Hmmmmm....I get nothing but "false" & "null" values on Android 4.2.2 on Galaxy Nexus.

Address: http://www.kpw3.com

Nice looking interface, though.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby N0BGS » Mon Jan 27, 2014 5:21 pm

OK, my mistake. Now partially working.

If you don't enter the trailing / in the URL, i.e. http://www.kpw3.com/ the app never sends the HTTP GET call. Found this by watching my Apache access_log.

The "Trends" page only displays the headings--nothing else.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby N0BGS » Mon Jan 27, 2014 5:36 pm

I now see why I get nothing on the "Trends" page.

Here's the http call:

[27/Jan/2014:12:29:48 -0500] "GET /wind.png HTTP/1.1" 404 206 "-" "Dalvik/1.6.0 (Linux; U; Android 4.2.2; Galaxy Nexus Build/JDQ39)"

But all of my Cumulus generated graphics are in /images not /.

If I copy wind.png to / on my server I can see the graphic displayed on the Trends page.

Not sure where most people store these images.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Mon Jan 27, 2014 6:50 pm

I just fixed the problem and sent in an update to the Play Store. I tested with all 3 of the weather stations posted and it worked now.

It should be available to download in the next few hours.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby theoc » Mon Jan 27, 2014 8:05 pm

Update should now be available. Is everything working ok for everyone now?

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby steve » Mon Jan 27, 2014 8:10 pm

Working OK here now.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby uncle_bob » Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:02 pm

Hey, that goods great. Nice work.

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby vaggos » Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:04 pm

Very nice app. Working with samsung.
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby ronwright418 » Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:16 pm

Love it on my Galaxy Tab2 :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: .
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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby N0BGS » Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:44 pm

All working now. Nice job. :clap:

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby nitrx » Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:55 pm

Works fine on Nexus 10 Android 4.4 kitkat , can you make it multilangual ?

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Re: Home Weather Station - New Android App

Postby tumutbound » Mon Jan 27, 2014 10:53 pm

I like it - apart from the ads of course.
I did have to make a change to Cumulus to provide the realtime.txt file as it's not normally unloaded on my system
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