The Raspberry Pi was found at last, its SD card given a bit of TLC (old
data archived and removed etc.), power supply and free ethernet socket
located, ‘apt update’ run and left to complete for a while. Then the
moment of truth, the weather station base unit was connected up by USB,
and pywws fired up. After a bit of tinkering with status.ini (delete) and
weather.ini (remove ftp and mqtt sections that were there for historical
reasons) everything seems to be moving along ticketty-boo.
At some point soon I shall point the pywws output (graphs, and text
summaries) in the direction of a web server and we can get things up and
Currently wondering what the best way to manage a weather station & air
quality website might be. Ghost is great, but seems
a bit OTT for my needs right now, as well as being difficult to allow
simple presentation of basic weather and air quality data. This is likely
due to my web site coding limitations as much as anything else.
I quite like the idea behind Hugo, but I cannot make
head nor tail of the themes situation there right now. Maybe I had a look
through their website when I was too tired, but I got lost quite quickly.
I am intrigued by Jekyll though. I never got on
the Ruby on Rails bandwagon back in the day, but looking through the docs
section of the Jeykyll website things seem pretty clear and