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Customizable Weather Plasmoid (CWP)

   1.11.1  

Plasmoid Binary

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Customizable Weather Plasmoid (CWP)
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Customizable Weather Plasmoid (CWP)
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Customizable Weather Plasmoid (CWP)
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Minimum required   KDE 4.x
Downloads:  91735
Submitted:  Feb 6 2009
Updated:  Sep 6 2014

Description:

For >=KDE-4.2

This is another weather plasmoid.
It aims to be highly customizable, but a little harder to setup than other weather plasmoids.
Nearly any weather forecast provider can be used, as long as the data is provided as html files (no flash).
The information how to extract the information from these html files is stored inside xml files.
Commands like grep, head, tail, sed, awk, ... will do this job.

For now, xml files for the weather providers

www.weather.com (°F) (city identifier example: USDC0001)
br.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: BRXX0043)
de.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: 80331 or UKXX0085)
espanol.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: Ciudad-de-Mexico-MXDF0132)
fr.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: Paris-FRXX0076)
in.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: New-Delhi-INXX0096)
uk.weather.com (°C) (city identifier example: London-UKXX0085)
wetter.com (°C) (city identifier example: DE0006515)
myforecast.com (°C) (city identifier example: 12844)
myforecast.com (°F) (city identifier example: 12844)
www.weather.com.cn (°C) (city identifier example: 101010100)
accuweather.com US (°C) (city identifier example: 85001)
accuweather.com US (°F) (city identifier example: 85001)
accuweather.com world (°C) (city identifier example: AFR|ZA|SF004|JOHANNESBURG)
accuweather.com world (°F) (city identifier example: AFR|ZA|SF004|JOHANNESBURG)
ilmeteo.it (°C) (city identifier example: Roma)
pogodynka.pl (°C) (city identifier example: Warszawa)
www.gismeteo.com (°C) (city identifier example: 4944)
openweathermap.org (°C) (city identifier example: id=2643743 or q=London,UK)

are included, but feel free to write your own ones.
Please note, that some of the xml files might not work properly for all locations.
If they don't, try to update your definition files: either install latest cwp release or/and download latest xml definition
file package from
http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php/show.php?content=98925
and unpack the xml files into ~/.kde4/share/apps/cwp (the cwp application folder inside your kde directory).

To access extended information about current weather condition, left-click inside the current weather description!
The time, when the provider updated his weather information is shown italic when clicked on update time.

CWP saves current weather data on exit inside $HOME/./share/apps/cwp folder, so after crashes you might want to clean up
this directory, or completely remove it.

Parts of the source code are taken from weather plasmoid 0.4, KDE 4.2, qimageblitz, yaWP.
Thanks to the developers!

If you experience any bugs, please report them here.
Running
plasmoidviewer plasma_applet_cwp
or starting plasma from the console
might give you some debug information.




Changelog:

1.11.1
======
- xml: br.weather.com: location fixed
- xml: de.weather.com: location fixed
- xml: fr.weather.com: location fixed
- xml: in.weather.com: links fixed
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixes
- xml: weather.com.cn: fixed

1.11.0
======
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixed
- removed freemeteo.com due to severe site changes, rendering access impossible

1.10.2
======
- xml: gismeteo.com: city name fixed in some cases

1.10.1
======
- xml: wetter.com: Current temperature fixed
- xml: openweathermap.org: north wind symbol fixed (thanks to wettermeister)
- xml: gismeteo.com: city name fixed in some cases

1.10.0
======
- weather information is stored on disk each time updates are downloaded
- xml: weather.com: current weather description fixed

1.9.1
=====
- xml: gismeteo.com: location fixed for some locations

1.9.0
=====
- xml: openweathermap.org: initial support (WARNING: all configurations need to be updated!)
- xml: uk.weather.com: sunrise / sunset fixed
- xml: espanol.weather.com: sunrise / sunset and wind direction fixed
- xml: in.weather.com: sunrise / sunset fixed

1.8.3
=====
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixes

1.8.2
=====
- xml: gismeteo: icon fixes
- xml: www.weather.com.cn: fixes

1.8.1
=====
- xml: wetter.com: fixes (thanks to Evi1M4chine). Weather icons from weather provider should be preferred over system icons!
- xml: [in,espanol,uk].weather.com: UV index fixed

1.8.0
=====
- xml: myforecast.com: update time added
- xml: wetter.com: weather description modified
- xml: gismeteo.com: current weather icon fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (World): possibly wrong temperature fixed
- increased number of possible weather icons

1.7.3
=====
- xml: accuweather.com: fixes for some URLs

1.7.2
=====
- xml: www.weather.com: fixes (thanks to jcasoliva)
- xml: accuweather.com: 5th day fixed

1.7.1
=====
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixes (thanks to Maurizio A.)
- xml: gismeteo.com: location fixed
- xml: www.weather.com: current weather conditions fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed (new location code)
- xml: accuweather.com (World): fixed (new location code)

1.7.0
=====
- icon for calm wind conditions
- xml: all: inserted "calm" wind condition if possible
- xml: www.weather.com: fixed
- xml: ilmeteo.it: changed (thanks to Maurizio A.)
- xml: espanol / in / uk.weather.com fixed
- xml: gismeteo: location fixed

1.6.13
======
- xml: wetter.com: fixed (thanks to Evi1M4chine)

1.6.12
======
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed location
- xml: accuweather.com (world): fixed location etc.

1.6.11
======
- xml: accuweather.com (US): feels like temperature and additional information fixed

1.6.10
======
- xml: br.weather.com: fixed
- xml: de.weather.com: fixed
- xml: fr.weather.com: fixed

1.6.9
=====
- xml: www.wetter.com: wind fixed

1.6.8
=====
- xml: www.wetter.com: wind and additional info fixed

1.6.7
=====
- xml: gismeteo.com: location name fixed

1.6.6
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed

1.6.5
=====
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixed (thanks to Dreid)
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed forecast
- xml: accuweather.com (world): fixed forecast

1.6.4
=====
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixed apostrophe character in location names
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixed wrong low temperature in some cases
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed location names
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed forecast after midnight

1.6.3
=====
- xml: de.weather.com: fixed wind directions
- xml: br.weather.com: fixed wind directions
- xml: espanol.weather.com: fixed wind directions
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixed wind description
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixed country names

1.6.2
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed wrong data at night time

1.6.1
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed wrong weather data

1.6.0
=====
- Greek translation (thanks to pkoukousoulas)
- xml: satellite_images: new images
- xml: accuweather.com (World): port to new location code
- xml: www.weather.com: fixed

1.5.14
======
- xml: gismeteo.com: current wind condition fixed

1.5.13
======
- xml: www.wetter.com: current temperature fixed (thanks to Steffen)
- xml: accuweather.com (World): forecast temperature fixed

1.5.12
======
- xml: www.wetter.com: complete rewrite
- xml: www.weather.com: current weather description fixed

1.5.11
======
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixed (thanks to Dreid)
- xml: www.weather.com.cn: fixes

1.5.10
======
- xml: gismeteo.com: negative temperature values fixed

1.5.9
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (World): mostly fixed (thanks to Jota Jota)
- xml: accuweather.com (US): bugs fixed
- xml: gismeteo.com: wind and location bugs fixed
- xml: uk.weather.com: variable wind bug fixed
- xml: in.weather.com: variable wind bug fixed
- xml: espanol.weather.com: variable wind bug fixed

1.5.8
=====
- xml: weather.com: location fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (US): wrong days for forecast fixed

1.5.7
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed

1.5.6
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixed

1.5.5
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): Forecast icon for 1st day fixed
- xml: weather.com: Fixed
- xml: pogodynka.pl: Fixed

1.5.4
=====
- xml: ilmeteo.it: icon and description fixes

1.5.3
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): links and location fixes

1.5.2
=====
- xml: espanol.weather.com: date name fixes
- xml: fr.weather.com: date name fixes
- xml: in.weather.com: date name fixes
- xml: uk.weather.com: date name fixes
- xml: accuweather.com (US): update time fixed
- xml: www.weather.com: current weather icon fixed

1.5.1
=====
- ru.po updated (thanks to Boris Pek)
- new cwp-app directory not used in some cases
- xml: gismeteo.com: add some icon codes
- xml: www.weather.com.cn: fixes

1.5.0
=====
- on request: changed app directory from ~/.cwp to ~/.[kde4]/share/apps/cwp
- xml: gismeteo.com: display N.A. if no update time is available
- xml: gismeteo.com: add some icon codes

1.4.0
=====
- on request: export / import settings from configuration dialog

1.3.4
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed temperature not shown in some cases
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixed icon and forecast information issues

1.3.3
=====
- xml: www.weather.com: update time fixed, weather description fixed
- xml: www.weather.com.cn: current weather description fixed
- xml: www.accuweather.com (US): fixed

1.3.2
=====
- xml: www.gismeteo.com: location fixed (thanks to yurikirin)
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixed
- xml: wetter.com: fixed rain forecast
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixed missing weather description

1.3.1
=====
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixed forecast for 1st day

1.3.0
=====
- display invalid weather data rather than spinning circle
- xml: www.gismeteo.com: links to www.gismeteo.ru now
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed
- xml: pogodynka.pl: fixed
- xml: others: small fixes

1.2.3
=====
- xml: www.weather.com: fixed

1.2.2
=====
- tiny spelling fix (thanks to tehnick)
- debug information for icon codes added
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixes for some locations like Roma
- xml: accuweather.com (US): night icon fixes

1.2.1
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (World): small fixes (thanks to naradla)
- xml: gismeteo.com: location name fixed
- xml: www.weather.com: wind & encoding fixed
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixes (thanks to lbonco)
- xml: www.weather.com.cn: icon description fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (US): special icons fixed
- xml: gismeteo.com: some missing icons added

1.2.0
=====
- use KDE's scheduler for download jobs (let KDE limit kio_http process number to 30)
- xml: accuweather.com (World): new URL to find location code

1.1.1
=====
- xml: fr.weather.com: fixed wind direction
- xml: espanol.weather.com: fixed wind direction
- xml: www.weather.com: fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (World): fixed (both °C and °F)

1.1.0
=====
- fixed namespace bug in xml files
- fixed panel bug in KDE 4.5
- xml: gismeteo.com: fixed

1.0.5
=====
- xml: freemeteo.com: fixed & added new languages support

1.0.4
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (World): fixed (thanks to Jota Jota)
- xml: accuweather.com (US): fixed

1.0.3
=====
- xml: satellite_images: broken links fixed
- xml: accuweather.com (World): fixed wrong icon code

1.0.2
=====
- xml: accuweather.com (World) fixed (both °C and °F)

1.0.1
=====
- xml: www.gismeteo.com: location fixed
- xml: wetter.com: update time fixed, current weather icon fixed
- xml: weather.com.cn: day names fixed

1.0.0
=====
- update function (xml files in .cwp folder preferred over xml files from install directory)
- weather-windy icon: fixed (newer kde versions don't load scalable icons any more)
- xml: accuweather.com: US celsius and fahrenheit: fixed
- xml: ilmeteo.it: fixed (thanks to Pasquale Ceres)
- xml: www.weather.com: fixed




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 fr.weather.com out ?

 
 by yoyothebest on: Dec 17 2012
 
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Hi,

I think fr.weather.com is out for CWP 1.6.9.
I try with FRXX3418 but i can't read any information

Thank for your great job


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 Re: fr.weather.com out ?

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Dec 23 2012
 
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Hi,
the weather.com websites changed. The update of CWP takes quite some time. So, this won't happen before Christmas. Sorry.


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 Re: fr.weather.com out ?

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Dec 28 2012
 
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Please try 1.6.10


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 Some issues w/ www.accuweather.com US (F) again

 
 by jcasoliva on: Dec 30 2012
 
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Hi,
This is regarding: "www.accuweather.com US (F)": the "Feels Like" temperature is not being retrieved properly from the weather website. I do not know if other weather data is not being retrieved correctly due to the above problem.

Also, when I use "www.accuweather.com US (F)" on CWP, the weather data is not updated every 5 minutes (it feels like it is hung up). If I use a different XML parser (such as "weather.com"), the weather data gets updated every five minutes (something is wrong with the accuweather setup). I have no clue as to why the accuweather XML parser gets stuck and does not update.

Could you try to reproduce the above problems and see if there is an easy fix?

Thanks.


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 Re: Some issues w/ www.accuweather.com US (F) agai

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Dec 30 2012
 
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Thanks for your comment.

The accuweather.com "feels like temperature" will be fixed in the next release.

Concerning the update time: I don't see any problems. However, the accuweather.com website sometimes cannot be accessed. Please try to force update (using the context menu) and check if it really updates the information.


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 Re: Re: Some issues w/ www.accuweather.com US (F)

 
 by jcasoliva on: Dec 30 2012
 
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Thanks for fixing the "Feels Like" field.

When I update the weather data via the context menu, it always works. The problem I see is that the weather data does not get updated by "itself" every 5 min. A little "plug" icon appears next to the update time, and the weather data does not get updated unless I force the update manually.

BTW, I use Debian 7.0 Wheezy 64-bit in case this helps you.


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 Re: Re: Re: Some issues w/ www.accuweather.com US

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Dec 31 2012
 
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Strange. The plug icon means, that no weather data could be downloaded. Could you try to set refresh interval to 15 minutes, and see, if this works?


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 Re: Re: Re: Re: Some issues w/ www.accuweather.com

 
 by jcasoliva on: Dec 31 2012
 
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I changed the update time to 15 min as you suggested. After 20 minutes, there was no weather data update (because the time did not get updated after 15 min). After 30 minutes, the little "plug" icon appeared.

What's interesting is that this problem only happens when I use the Accuweather "www_accuweather_com_us_fahrenheit.xml" XML parser. The weather data gets properly updated every 5 min when I use the "www_weather_com.xml" XML parser (without having to force the update manually via the context menu).

Perhaps, the fact that the "Feels Like" data field (and potentially other data fields) is currently parsed incorrectly in the accuweather XML parser (retrieving an unexpected string instead of a temperature value), makes CWP think that the weather data was not downloaded.... but that is just my intuition talking here...


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 Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Some issues w/ www.accuweather

 
 by jcasoliva on: Jan 1 2013
 
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In case this helps, by looking at the "cwp_local_data.cfg" file that the Accuweather XML parser generates, the following 2 weather data fields seem to be empty and have incorrect data respectively:

data_current_rain=
data_current_temperature_felt=</span>


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 Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Some issues w/ www.accuwea

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Jan 1 2013
 
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I tried to fix feels like temperature and rain in cwp 1.6.11.

accuweather (US) updates every 5 minutes, just as intended, on my system.



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 Accuweather changed weather format again!!!!!

 
 by jcasoliva on: Jan 10 2013
 
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Apparently, the Accuweather website keeps changing their formatting for the weather data every week!!!

Now, instead of getting the "City Name, State" at the top of the widget, this is what appears "var apgUserInfoObj = {, var apgUserInfoObj}".


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 Re: Accuweather changed weather format again!!!!!

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Jan 13 2013
 
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Please use cwp-1.6.12.


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 Everything works

 
 by bmonnier39 on: Jan 14 2013
 
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Thank you for the new version 1.6.12.

fr.weather.com works again, and perfectly. CWP remains the best, by far !


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 wetter.com changed again

 
 by woko1754 on: Feb 6 2013
 
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Sorry to say, but again they changes something in their page, so that the details are not showing.


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 Re: wetter.com changed again

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Feb 7 2013
 
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Thanks for your comment. I'll fix it as soon as I can. You can use de.weather.com in the meantime.


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 wetter.com changed both their URL and page layout

 
 by Evi1M4chine on: Feb 6 2013
 
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But only for the urlc. Using “?id=” is no good anymore. But luckily, adding the ID to the path itself, right after “http://www.wetter.com/wetter_aktuell/aktuelles_wetter/”, works fine.

Parsing still fails though.


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 Re: wetter.com changed both their URL and page lay

 
 by jaegerschnitzel on: Feb 7 2013
 
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Thanks for this hint. I'll fix the xml file as soon as I can. You can use de.weather.com in the meantime.


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