Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Perl: the Markov chain saw
 
PerlMonks  

RE: RE: RE: RE: Oblivious?

by Odud (Pilgrim)
on Jun 23, 2000 at 15:06 UTC ( #19566=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: RE: RE: Oblivious?
in thread Oblivious?

The only suggestion I would make is to improve the error handling around the get. I had occasional timeouts when I tried it that didn't get reported back. Geo::METAR has problems with some of the UK data, for example, visibility is reported as a four digit number in meters rather than statute miles. But nothing that a quick hack around the code can't fix.

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
RE: (5) Oblivious?
by ase (Monk) on Jun 24, 2000 at 01:34 UTC
    Thanks for the Suggestion Odud, I updated the code to use LWP::UserAgent rather than LWP::Simple, so that the response code could be checked.

    As to the UK data problem, maybe a note to the Geo::METAR author is in order? (Or a patch)
    Cheers,
    -ase

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://19566]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this?Last hourOther CB clients
Other Users?
Others musing on the Monastery: (3)
As of 2023-12-11 00:13 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    What's your preferred 'use VERSION' for new CPAN modules in 2023?











    Results (41 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?