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Problem getting gauges to display correctly

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Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby Sturton » Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:28 am

I have tried to search the forum and cannot track down an answer.

I think I have followed all the instructions I can find, but the gauges are not working.

2015-02-23 10_10_34-Gauges.jpg


Could I have some pointers.

Thanks
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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby ace2 » Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:38 am

Realtime text been uploaded???
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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby Sturton » Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:52 am

Thanks for the reply. Yes the realtime.txt is on the web server and up to date.

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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby steve » Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:57 am

The gauges don't use realtime.txt, they use realtimegauges.txt. A link to your web site would help people to diagnose your problem.
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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby Sturton » Mon Feb 23, 2015 12:03 pm

Sorry, I forgot to include the link to the page.
realtimegauges.txt is updating on the server.

http://www.lesteeple.hostei.com/gauges-ss.htm

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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby steve » Mon Feb 23, 2015 12:08 pm

It looks like you are using free hosting from 000webhost.com. They don't support .txt files. If you configure Cumulus to upload it with a different extension (e.g. get it to upload it as realtimegauges.htm) and change gauges.js to look for that file instead, it may work.
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Re: Problem getting gauges to display correctly

Postby Sturton » Mon Feb 23, 2015 12:38 pm

Thanks Steve,

That has done the trick.

I was told that some free hosts will not accept .txt files, however since dayfile.txt and the realtimegauges.txt seemed to ftp across without problems, I didn't think of that.

Thanks again.


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