• weather_functions.js

    From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to all on Tuesday, January 03, 2023 21:19:00
    Does this actually work? I have it set up (API key, timed event, my synchro.net we address, port 6667, port open on the network side, & etc.). It's running seemingly without issue--no errors. And the only output I get in my log is what you see below:

    1/3 12:15:12a WEATHER Running timed event: WEATHER
    1/3 12:15:12a WEATHER Timed event: WEATHER returned 0

    However, no weather in my IRC room... :( Any idea what I may be doing wrong?

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  • From Nelgin@VERT/EOTLBBS to ansunent on Sunday, January 08, 2023 14:41:30
    On Tue, 3 Jan 2023 21:19:00 -0600
    "ansunent" <ansunent@VERT/ANSUN> wrote:
    Does this actually work? I have it set up (API key, timed event, my synchro.net we address, port 6667, port open on the network side, &
    etc.). It's running seemingly without issue--no errors. And the only
    output I get in my log is what you see below:

    1/3 12:15:12a WEATHER Running timed event: WEATHER
    1/3 12:15:12a WEATHER Timed event: WEATHER returned 0

    However, no weather in my IRC room... :( Any idea what I may be doing
    wrong?
    Yes.
    [14:38] <@nelgin> !weather
    [14:38] <EOTLBOT> Weather for Dallas: Clear (clear sky), 0% cloudy,
    Current temp: 16°C (61°F), Min temp: 14°C (58°F), Max temp: 18°C
    (64°F), Wind: 2.06 KM/h NE, Humidity: 35%, Pressure: 1025 hPa, Sunrise:
    Sun Jan 08 2023 07:30:20, Sunset: Sun Jan 08 2023 17:36:59 (Provided by OpenWeatherMap.org)
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  • From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to Nelgin on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 10:31:42
    Sorry, you said, "yes". Did you have a specific suggestion?

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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to ansunent on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 20:54:36
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to Nelgin on Tue Jan 10 2023 10:31 am

    Sorry, you said, "yes". Did you have a specific suggestion?

    did you get an api key from the website?

    i have 2 different types of bots that do weather scripts but i couldn't get that synchronet weather bot to work. does it even have documentation yet?


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  • From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to MRO on Thursday, January 12, 2023 01:32:28
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to Nelgin on Tue Jan 10 2023 10:31 am

    did you get an api key from the website?

    i have 2 different types of bots that do weather scripts but i couldn't get that synchronet weather bot to work. does it even have documentation yet?

    I haven't found any for the synchronet weather bot, but I think i have narrowed it down to this error: ""IRCBOT !JavaScript C:\sbbs\exec\load\modopts.js line 37: ReferenceError: argv is not defined". Still troubleshooting, but haven't found the resolution as of yet.

    Where can I get this other bot?

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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to ansunent on Friday, January 13, 2023 07:02:27
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Thu Jan 12 2023 01:32 am

    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to Nelgin on Tue Jan 10 2023 10:31 am

    did you get an api key from the website?

    i have 2 different types of bots that do weather scripts but i couldn't get that synchronet weather bot to work. does it even have documentation yet?

    I haven't found any for the synchronet weather bot, but I think i have narrowed it down to this error: ""IRCBOT !JavaScript C:\sbbs\exec\load\modopts.js line 37: ReferenceError: argv is not defined". Still troubleshooting, but haven't found the resolution as of yet.

    Where can I get this other bot?

    eggdrop
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  • From Nelgin@VERT/EOTLBBS to All on Saturday, January 14, 2023 22:09:42
    On Tue, 10 Jan 2023 10:31:42 -0600
    "ansunent" <ansunent@VERT/ANSUN> wrote:

    Sorry, you said, "yes". Did you have a specific suggestion?

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    No, you asked does this actually work and I responded with evidence
    that it does.
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  • From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to MRO on Monday, January 16, 2023 04:35:37
    Ok. So, I've narrowed down the issue.

    The error I'm getting says, "owm.call_api is not a function".

    In sbbs/exec/ircbots/weather/weather_commands.js, "owm.call_api" is called upon twice. Once on line 18 for the "weather" function and again line 60 for the "forecast" function.

    It seems that this is an error in the script. I've tried various things (defining "owm.call_api", & etc.). So far, nothing has worked. I have no idea where else to go with this.

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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to ansunent on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 08:06:47
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Mon Jan 16 2023 04:35 am

    Ok. So, I've narrowed down the issue.

    The error I'm getting says, "owm.call_api is not a function".

    In sbbs/exec/ircbots/weather/weather_commands.js, "owm.call_api" is called upon twice. Once on line 18 for the "weather" function and again line 60 for the "forecast" function.

    It seems that this is an error in the script. I've tried various things (defining "owm.call_api", & etc.). So far, nothing has worked. I have no idea where else to go with this.

    you have to talk to the script creator. and ask him to please create some documentation , too. i suggest you just run eggdrop and i can give you a script that works for weather.
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  • From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to MRO on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 00:32:37
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Mon Jan 16 2023 04:35 am

    you have to talk to the script creator. and ask him to please create some documentation , too. i suggest you just run eggdrop and i can give you a script that works for weather.
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    Don't I have to install Unix to run egg drop? I have no idea who created the script. It's not in the script unless I should just assume that DM made it.

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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to ansunent on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 09:30:48
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Wed Jan 18 2023 12:32 am

    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Mon Jan 16 2023 04:35 am

    you have to talk to the script creator. and ask him to please create some documentation , too. i suggest you just run eggdrop and i can give you a script that works for weather.
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    Don't I have to install Unix to run egg drop? I have no idea who created

    no

    the script. It's not in the script unless I should just assume that DM made it.

    look in the script and then look who fucks with it in the git
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  • From ansunent@VERT/ANSUN to MRO on Friday, January 20, 2023 02:21:13
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Wed Jan 18 2023 12:32 am

    no

    look in the script and then look who fucks with it in the git
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    Eggdrop gave me errors when extracting from the tar and the zip. Not looking like something I'd be eager to install.

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  • From Gamgee@VERT/PALANT to ansunent on Friday, January 20, 2023 07:28:00
    ansunent wrote to MRO <=-

    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Wed Jan 18 2023 12:32 am

    Eggdrop gave me errors when extracting from the tar and the zip.
    Not looking like something I'd be eager to install.

    Well, that's not Eggdrop's fault... It's probably the most widely used
    bot there is, and works fine.

    Obviously you have a bad/corrupted download.



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  • From MRO@VERT/BBSESINF to ansunent on Friday, January 20, 2023 12:10:35
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: ansunent to MRO on Fri Jan 20 2023 02:21 am


    Eggdrop gave me errors when extracting from the tar and the zip. Not looking like something I'd be eager to install.

    that's useful information.
    https://i.imgur.com/iVAo8Vq.png

    I think you might have the PEBKAC virus.
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  • From mhansel739@VERT to MRO on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 13:10:38
    I have modified KenDB's syncWX weather app to work with weatherapi.com. While it is NOT perfect, it does work for getting the weather displayed at logon and as an external app. You do have to setup to separate external (door) apps. Here is the link to the github for the files: https://github.com/mhansel7399/SyncWeather

    I hope this helps.

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  • From Digital Man@VERT to mhansel739 on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 13:50:04
    Re: Re: weather_functions.js
    By: mhansel739 to MRO on Tue Apr 18 2023 01:10 pm


    I have modified KenDB's syncWX weather app to work with weatherapi.com. While it is NOT perfect, it does work for getting the weather displayed at logon and as an external app. You do have to setup to separate external (door) apps. Here is the link to the github for the files: https://github.com/mhansel7399/SyncWeather

    Did you want to submit a merge request at gitlab.synchro.net? Would that be useful for other SyncOps?
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  • From mhansel739@VERT to Digital Man on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 14:01:42
    I think it would be helpful for other SyncOps. I am still really new to all of this. I was just happy to get the code to work and modify it so it can be used either at login or external. I will need a little assistance with this merge thing you speak of.
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  • From KenDB3@VERT/KD3NET to mhansel739 on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 02:16:10
    I have modified KenDB's syncWX weather app to work with weatherapi.com. While it is NOT perfect, it does work for getting the weather displayed at logon and as an external app. You do have to setup to separate external (door) apps. Here is the link to the github for the files: https://github.com/mhansel7399/SyncWeather

    I hope this helps.

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    Bravo! I am psyched to see someone was able to update it to a new API. I kept meaning to do something with it, but don't have the time I used to for projects like that.

    Thanks!
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