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Thread: MYO-weather v.2
05-23-2013, 08:59 AM #21
05-23-2013, 11:09 AM #22
Keep in mind, that the database method adds functionality to this that a js file can't. I'm sure you can get it to work, but part of the intent I thought was that the response data was also stored in a database for use when it can't be retrieved. Not a huge deal, just throwing that out there. I used this on my 4s and it worked great. But I still can't get this going on my 5.
05-23-2013, 12:31 PM #23
Really I just want this to work to be able to select different weather services. At the moment I dont care about the selectable placements of the display elements.
Gonna make this a iwidget first, I think its gonna be easier to get the basics up and running first, gonna hard code the positions in and pre define the names of the week and month for now.
I like what Dacal did with the UniAW 6.3 beta LS with the popup window to turn on/off certain features, which works for iwidgets too, so once I get this up and running on my device, I will try to integrate some of the original selectable features Ras has implemented in the setup webkit as a popup window feature. I wont do that until the basic weather functionality works first.
Will see how it goes once I delve into the code and I do my thing
05-23-2013, 01:21 PM #24
If you need something or a tester, hit me up bro
05-23-2013, 01:32 PM #25
05-23-2013, 01:52 PM #26
Yeah, KOH is right. The database added the functionality of choice to change things without editing code and instant implementation.
Yesterday I tried to create a config.js version (mainly for MJ), but it was horrible (apart from not working completely). Felt like taking the engine out of a Ferrari and replacing it with bicycle pedals.
Why would you have css code like top and left in a config.js file, if you want to change it you might as well edit the css, same with font face, font size etc.
Anyway if you need help let me now, you are PM enabled now LOL.
btw Have you tried to run it with iFile?
MYO-weather v.2 was written for 4S ( I don't have anything 5), everything is laid out to 640x960, but usually html get scaled to fit, but in the LockBackground.html, top part, is a meta tag viewpoint that limits resizing to 1.0.
You could try to change the last bit in that line from the device width to device height.
Last edited by rasputin007; 05-23-2013 at 02:04 PM.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
05-23-2013, 02:22 PM #27
Yes, I know that taking the database functionality out ruins your vision of this widget, but I think your vision of using multiple selectable weather services is Great, and thats the functionality Im after.
LOL, I have no intention of placing styling values in a config.js, gonna hard code everything into place using CSS.
Like I posted, Im really after the 3 weather services and being able to select which one to use. Thats the main goal, not really after the selectable placement of display elements. Not even interested in keeping it a lockscreen, Im thinking iWidget.
The iwidget options Im considering involves a popup window to be able to select which service to use and then refresh the weather after the popup closes. Which can be accomplished as a iwidget because of its touch capabilities.
Sorry if my end result will bastardize your lockscreen vision, Im just trying to make your 3 weather services idea more accessible to the masses.
Thanks for adding me as a contact, will definitely be in touch soon Im sure
05-23-2013, 02:33 PM #28
Don't worry about not keeping the essence of MYO-weather v.2.
It is not that you try to build a "copy" of it, you only want a certain feature of it.
Just pick out the code you want and shape it to what ever you want.
I did that with the touch event script, I took it out of your iWidget and changed it to what I wanted.
I first was under the impression that you wanted to build a config.js version of MYO-weather v.2.
I tried the iFile method and that also worked on iPod4. Would be funny if just the bigger height of the 5er iPhone/iPod is the cause of it not to work.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
05-25-2013, 02:09 AM #29
It only seems that sometimes a third party app/tweak can cause a blockage of the database to be read by the LockBackground.html, the exact cause of this problem is not known.
The reason why MYO-weather v.2 does not run on iPhone 5 /iPod 5 is a different one, I blame the size limitation of 640x960 in the LockBackground.html.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
05-25-2013, 02:54 AM #30
I will change all the height values that are 960px to 1136px to test your assumption.
As for a tweak conflict interfering , I have uninstalled all my mobile substrate tweaks except for Winterboard and tried from scratch to install, setup and run MYO2 that way. So if your assumption on this is correct, then Winterboard is the culprit ? Because that was the only mobile substrate extension that was active at the time.
I'm also gonna try a reset all settings in Settings, that helped a unrelated issue with a lot of people not being able to update their GPS in the UniAW based yahoo weathers widgets.
Another option for me to try is iLexRat to clean out and reset all jailbreak settings, from what I can tell, thats basically a jailbreak reset.
I would love to help figure this issue out, I'm trying to be methodical in my testing paradigms and give MYO2 a fair shot at working on a 5th gen iDevice. I know it's real hard for anybody to test issues on a particular device if you don't actually have that device. I'm sure if you had a 5th gen iDevice that you would have gone through the same steps I did to try to get it running.
Also gonna try Weather Elements since that is database driven as well, you had mentioned that worked on 5th Gen devices. So if that does indeed work, then there has got to be something different in how weather elements and MYO populates and reads databases.
So I got a lot of testing to do today. Will let you know of any results as soon as I do.
Last edited by The.Drifter; 05-25-2013 at 03:06 AM.
05-25-2013, 11:18 AM #31
05-25-2013, 11:50 AM #32
I know this size issue is a long shot in the dark, but I can not think of anything else apart from the third part interference.
On the german forum the users said that Weather Elements was working fine on the ip5, then one day (a few app and tweak installations later), it was just a black screen and nothing helped. Even deinstalling all apps and tweaks that had been installed after Weather Elements did not helped and resetting all setting did not work either. You would have thought that bringing the ip5 back to the same level of installed tweaks and apps , when Weather Elements was still working fine, would do the trick, but it did not. Only after the User restored an PKG Backup (taken when Weather Elements was still working), did the trick and Weather Elements was back up running. PKG Backup does backup preference files. So, their assumption from this is that apps and tweaks you install can change those preference files, but if you deinstall those tweaks/apps these preference files are not being restored to the pre-install state. This would also fit your experience when you disable all tweaks in Mobile substrate, you disable the tweaks, but not those changed preference files, hence database access is still blocked.
See it like this. If you install a software on Windows and then uninstall it again, then there are still changes in the registry that are not being reversed. Same principle.
Or take MYO-weather v.2, if you deinstall it through Cydia the database is still on your iPhone/iPod.
btw I installed MYO-weather v.2 on my son's 3GS (iOS 6.1.2) and it is working fine on that, but pushing the resources almost to the limit
Last edited by rasputin007; 05-25-2013 at 11:55 AM.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
05-26-2013, 08:52 PM #33
Yea I changed the size in it and didn't help. Drif did you ever get a chance to set it up with a config file? If I had the time I would try I may try anyway if I can get the free time because it would take me a little while to do this but it would be a good project can I pm you rasp? If needed
05-27-2013, 01:55 AM #34
RKO1195, added you as contact
Send you my failed attempt of config version, hope you can get it working.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
05-27-2013, 02:19 AM #35
06-16-2013, 09:57 AM #36
This is an update (version 2.1) as I have now also added the forecast to be selectable from the 3 weather services. Yahoo and Weather Underground are giving 10 day forecast, but WorldWeatherOnline only gives 5 days.
The forecast is a touch event (Thanks Drifter for the code ).
Language is English for Yahoo and WorldWeatherOnline, but Weather Underground offers around 80 different languages (some seem to have bugs though )
Below are a few screenshots.
English language, Fahrenheit
English, Celsius, Weather Underground
The next screenshots are all Celsius and Weather Underground, but different langauges
MYO-weather v.2 updated on MMUS repo (apt.mmus.us) or just replace the LockBackground.html with the attached one, as that file is the only change in both versions.Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
07-29-2013, 08:18 PM #37
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10-19-2013, 09:37 AM #38
Not quite Winterboard, but cydget theme.
MYO2 cydget is a collection of 3 cydgets.
Lockscreen MYO2 cydget
and MYO2-Google-Maps cydget.
Comes with default database, but requires 2 free API keys from WorldWeatherOnline and Weather Underground to complete the database.
GPS position update each time you open the MYO2-lockscreen cydget.
Highly recommended additional free packages from Cydia (Tweaks section!):
Lockscreen Dim Delay, to allow more then the default 15 seconds for the lockscreen to stay alight.
Wallpaper JPEGifier, would allow you to use your own Lockscreen-wallpaper as background as choosen through Settings->Wallpaper.
Setup Guide & more info
Install through Cydia from MMUS repo (apt.mmus.us)Nothing is impossible only miracles take a bit longer!
10-19-2013, 03:22 PM #39
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10-19-2013, 03:34 PM #40
Working good now bro!
Very nice work!
Thanks for continuing to share and give us other options.