Author Topic: Clientraw.txt file on WDL application  (Read 8979 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline tilde

  • Member
  • *
  • Posts: 2
Clientraw.txt file on WDL application
« on: March 28, 2008, 06:20:52 AM »
Dear Sirs,
this is my first request over the wxforum.
I'm developping a software for a web server used with DAVIS PRO2 weather station. You can check a first sample at the address: http://meteosystem1.dyndns.org
With this units it's possible see the WDL program (on the above example I'm using a DAVIS PRO2 weather station) without using a computer. Actually the WDL inside the web server is the version 4.02; because of I'd like update it to vers 5.03 I need more information over the Clientraw.txt file.
Somebody know the Clientraw.txt file  structure ?  I need also the structure of other txt files that WDL can manage (clientrawdaily.txt, clientrawestra.txt ect..)
Please if somebody can help me, I'll be grateful.
Cheers


Online saratogaWX

  • Administrator
  • Forecaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 8621
  • Saratoga, CA, USA Weather - free PHP scripts
    • Saratoga-Weather.org
Re: Clientraw.txt file on WDL application
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2008, 09:31:28 AM »
Hi, and welcome to the forum!

One of the best ways to see the current structure of the Weather-Display clientraw.txt (also clientrawhourly.txt, clientrawextra.txt and clientrawdaily.txt) is to use the WD Clientraw Parser at
http://www.tnetweather.com/wd-parser.php

Just point it to your website and it will decode/display the current contents (and structure) of the 4 files.

Best regards,
Ken
Ken True/Saratoga, CA, USA main site: saratoga-weather.org
Davis VP1+ FARS, Boltek-PCI/NexStorm, microSferics ToA, Blitzortung RED, GRLevel3, WD, WL, VWS, Cumulus, Meteobridge/hub
Free weather PHP scripts/website templates - update notifications on Twitter saratogaWXPHP

Offline jmcmurry

  • Jim McMurry
  • Forecaster
  • *****
  • Posts: 525
  • Davis Vantage Pro 2 Plus Wireless.
    • Juneau County Weather
Re: Clientraw.txt file on WDL application
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2008, 09:33:02 AM »
In your WD folder you can find a file named clientrawdescription.txt that documents these files.  At http://www.tnetweather.com/wd-parser.php Kevin has a parser that will show you your current data and it also shows the structure.  Lastly, he's also kept up documentation of the files at http://www.tnetweather.com/nb-0100.php .  Hopefully these will all help you find what you need.

Good luck. - Jim


And Ken beat me to it but here it is anyway.

Forum Search and Google Can be Your Best Friends