[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #3327: mythweather no longer works due to changes at msnbc

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Jul 12 02:29:53 UTC 2007

On 07/11/2007 09:13 PM, Steven Adeff wrote:
> On 7/11/07, MythTV <mythtv at cvs.mythtv.org> wrote:
>>  Now that the revamp has been merged back into trunk I'm closing this.
>>  Instead, if supplying patches against the new mythweather open a new
>>  ticket.
>>  For licensing reasons we have ruled out using weather.com as a source.
> I haven't been following the mythweather stuff, but has accuweather
> been looked at? I know forecastfox and some other open source projects
> use them (and they link to them from their download page). I don't
> know what their international presence is though.

But, since mythweather-revamp (now just mythweather ;) uses a
user-specified script, we don't need one source for all users.  Instead,
people can create scripts that work with their local/national weather
services or some commercial site with good data for their area (all
assuming licensing compatibility).


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