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  • Don Lafferty
    Your coworkers are just not geeky enough. :D
    Message 1 of 31 , Jun 1, 2009
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      Your coworkers are just not geeky enough. :D

      --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "Randy" <aa4zr@...> wrote:
      >
      > Sorry I was not around earlier. SO is this the longest single conversation ever started?
      >
      > The 3rd example in the file section has the instructions on how to run an action file with multiple commands. It first creates a file from the template, and then the vb program uploads the text file data to Twitter. I tried to set it up so that the twitter id and twitter password were in the command like, as in Don's file, but I had issues with the syntax. (Could be just that my template had a percent sign (%) and brackets ().) So what I did was create a text file, and the Twitter ID and Password are pulled from that file.
      >
      > but the line below is in the action on activation
      > actionfile: "action.txt"
      >
      > then the action.txt has the 2 lines of tasks to run.
      >
      > Could not understand my coworkers today. None of them thought that a personal weather station tweeting was as cool those of us in this group do.. Enjoy
      >
      > Randy
      > http://www.twitter.com/davislakewx
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "Rick" <cfr301@> wrote:
      > >
      > > It does Heath just explained it to me in email Thanks Don & Heath and everybody this is pretty NEAT!!
      > >
      > > Both cmds function from the action file
      > >
      > > Rick
      > > KOHWAPAK1
      > > http://twitter.com/wapakweathercom
      > >
      > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, Don <don@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > I think using an action file will work. Check out the section in the
      > > > manual under Setting up WUHU->Alerts/Actions->Using Actions-> Performing
      > > > multiple actions with a action file.
      > > >
      > > > http://www.lissproductions.com/wuhumanual/
      > > >
      > > > Rick wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > I need to be able to run 2 commands On Update anyone know how to do
      > > > > that? I sent Heath an email but I'm guessing hes busy ..Steve maybe??
      > > > >
      > > > > Rick
      > > > > KOHWAPAK1
      > > > > http://twitter.com/wapakweathercom <http://twitter.com/wapakweathercom>
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > <mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com>, "Randy" <aa4zr@> wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > What I have been doing is working on a template and save the
      > > > > template every so often. I can do some coding in vb6, but can not seem
      > > > > to find what they need to do a post. I was thinking of running a
      > > > > program in the back ground to post up to twitter every 1 to 2 hrs.
      > > > > Below is what I had set up for the template file:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Temp: 79.3 deg F | Humidity: 50.4 % | Dewpoint: 59.4 deg F |
      > > > > Pressure: 29.87 in / 1011.51 hPa (steady) | 24Hr Rain: 0.00 in | Wind:
      > > > > 0.0 mph toward SSW
      > > > > >
      > > > > > But there seems to be more and more that are showing up.
      > > > > http://twitter.com/hutchweather <http://twitter.com/hutchweather> was
      > > > > the first one that I had found and was looking at doing something
      > > > > similar, except just send up data from my weather station.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Thank you,
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Randy
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > <mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com>, "wuhu_software"
      > > > > <wuhu_software@> wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > I have never really looked in to twitter.
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > Can you post a link to an example tweet of weather data?
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > <mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com>, "Randy" <aa4zr@> wrote:
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Thanks guys. had not planned on putting it on a website,so php
      > > > > is out. Do not see in the twitter api how it can be done in VB6, so
      > > > > guess I will just have to wait and see.
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > <mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com>, "Norman E. Avila G."
      > > > > <neavilag@> wrote:
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > basically you can do it with php for example
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > Norman E. Avila G.
      > > > > > > > > -------------------------------
      > > > > > > > > USA (415) 287-0310
      > > > > > > > > GUA (502) 2360-9950
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 2:05 PM, Norman E. Avila G.
      > > > > <neavilag@>wrote:
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > Hi I can do it actually not for now but is in our plan, my
      > > > > twitter is
      > > > > > > > > > @climaya and my site is www.ClimaYa.com but is in spanish
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > Norman E. Avila G.
      > > > > > > > > > -------------------------------
      > > > > > > > > > USA (415) 287-0310
      > > > > > > > > > GUA (502) 2360-9950
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 1:31 PM, Riko <riko@> wrote:
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> <http://apiwiki.twitter.com/ <http://apiwiki.twitter.com/>>
      > > > > <cookevilleweatherguy@>
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> I am using Weather Display to do it. It is built into the
      > > > > latest
      > > > > > > > > >> build, so all you do is put in your info and choose how
      > > > > often to send data.
      > > > > > > > > >> I would like to update every every four hours instead of
      > > > > once an
      > > > > > > > > >> hour...otherwise it works great.
      > > > > > > > > >> ------------------------------
      > > > > > > > > >> *From*: "Randy"
      > > > > > > > > >> *Date*: Sat, 30 May 2009 18:11:52 -0000
      > > > > > > > > >> *To*: <wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > <mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com>>
      > > > > > > > > >> *Subject*: [wuhu_software_group] tweets
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> Being the total geek that I am, I ran across someone that
      > > > > was sending
      > > > > > > > > >> basic data from their weather station to twitter. Looked
      > > > > like they were
      > > > > > > > > >> sending updates about every hour and a half.
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> Anyone here doing that with 3rd party software? or software or
      > > > > > > > > >> scripting that they have written? and has WUHU ever thought
      > > > > about
      > > > > > > > > >> adding the ability to Twitter to the program?
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> Thank you for your responses.
      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > > > > > >> Randy
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      > > > > > > > > >>
      > > > > http://www.wunderground.com/weatherstation/WXDailyHistory.asp?ID=KNCCHARL46
      > > > > <http://www.wunderground.com/weatherstation/WXDailyHistory.asp?ID=KNCCHARL46>
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    • Rick
      I m geeky enough I already have a widget..its cool, Didn t want the interactive one its a space hog! Look at www.wapakweather.com Rick KOHWAPAK!
      Message 31 of 31 , Jun 2, 2009
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        I'm geeky enough I already have a widget..its cool, Didn't want the interactive one its a space hog!
        Look at www.wapakweather.com

        Rick
        KOHWAPAK!
        http://twitter.com/wapakweathercom

        --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "Randy" <aa4zr@...> wrote:
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        > And I work in a Tech Support group. Go figure.
        >
        > FYI. Twitter had a widget that will post your tweets back to your web site. http://twitter.com/widgets and just follow the instructions. I put the HTML one on our Skywarn page. You can go to www.thebrww.org if you would like to see an example.
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        > Randy
        >
        > --- In wuhu_software_group@yahoogroups.com, "Don Lafferty" <don@> wrote:
        > >
        > > Your coworkers are just not geeky enough. :D
        > >
        >
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