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Offline Farmtalk

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Re: dump wunderground api you may not have a choice
« Reply #25 on: May 22, 2018, 03:10:34 AM »
That sounds great to me. I use GRLevel 3 for local stuff, but I don't really have a good product for regional view.  8-)
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Re: dump wunderground api you may not have a choice
« Reply #26 on: May 22, 2018, 05:52:48 PM »
I've switched the template I use on my tablet display from wunderground images to this custom solution and it has been working just fine. Static images are super speedy and animations load in a little under a second.

So if enough people are interested I can definitely toss something together. I'd probably need at least a dozen people willing to pay for the service in order for it to be practical. Server costs will run around $15-20 month. Basically one $5/month front end VM and one $10-15/month backend VM. Backend needs a bit of memory since it takes several docker containers to make it all work.