Plasma 5 Weather

Source (link to git-repo or to original if based on someone elses unmodified work): https://github.com/kotelnik/plasma-applet-weather-widget

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Description:

Plasmoid for showing weather information from yr.no and Open Weather Map servers.

Features:
- shows basic info (with font-like icons) in panel
- shows meteogram + long term forecast in expanded plasmoid
- shows more info and near future forecast in tooltip
- offline cache
- support for multiple places
- system tray support

Future plans:
- support for other providers (accu, yahoo)
- place picker

REQUIRED DEPENDENCIES
- qt5-xmllistmodel, qt5-graphicaleffects
- e.g. packages for kubuntu users: qml-module-qtquick-xmllistmodel, libqt5qml-graphicaleffects

HOW TO INSTALL
- EDIT: Preferred way: your distribution's package manager or build it yourself (https://github.com/kotelnik/plasma-applet-weather-widget#requirements)

ANOTHER WAY TO INSTALL
- Add Widgets... -> Get new widgets -> Download new plasma widgets
- find this applet and install through the first item with .plasmoid extension
- NOTE: this version does not support offline data cache
Last changelog:

1.6.10 1 year ago

- fixed infinite reload timeout
- kelvin unit support
- code cleanup
- reduced OWM crashing (still happening though)

pc12

6 days ago

I managed to run it in a previous Plasma install and found it amazing, but now it doesn't want to run in my current KDE install. It throws the following errors:
Error loading QML file: file:///home/XXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/main.qml:113:5: Type YrNo unavailable
file:///home/XXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/providers/YrNo.qml:18:1: module "QtQuick.XmlListModel" is not installed
Allegedly the xmllistmodel dependency is now included in the xmlpatterns package, but even when I install it, the widget doesn't work.

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zinjanthr0pus

2 months ago

8 +

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ewon

3 months ago

8 +

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prolaser

3 months ago

8 +Now it shows the same pressure like on the website (Today 1030). Great ! :-)

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kometh0616

4 months ago

I've got an error trying to click on the widget.
Error loading QML file: file:///home/XXXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/main.qml:117:5: Type OpenWeatherMap unavailable
file:///home/XXXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/main.qml:113:5:Type YrNo unavailable.

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greatluke

3 months ago

you better open Octopi and install the package "plasma5-applets-weather-widget"

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tonyrulez

3 months ago

I get the same error! Interestingly, the widget works on my old Manjaro KDE install which I kept up to date. I installed Manjaro KDE freshly on a new PC, and the widget doesn't work there :(

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mystress

5 months ago

8 +

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marianarlt

5 months ago

8 Great plasmoid. Would it be possible to have an option to disable the blue text about "xxx minutes ago" in some future release? I is not at all legible in most panels or task bars and looks like broken pixels more than anything else. Would be awesome. Good work!

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redschuhart

6 months ago

Can't get this to work. After install I add the widget then get the following 'Error loading QML file: file:///home/XXXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/main.qml:117:5: Type OpenWeatherMap unavailable
file:///home/XXXXX/.local/share/plasma/plasmoids/org.kde.weatherWidget/contents/ui/providers/OpenWeatherMap.qml:18:1: module "QtQuick.XmlListModel" is not installed
If I click and hold I can access the widget settings and enter the yr.no url etc but nothing makes any difference.

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Nano-Ocelot

5 months ago

This worked about a month ago when I first installed it. Now I'm suddenly getting this exact error.

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Nano-Ocelot

5 months ago

Using Plasma 5.14.4 by the way

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Nano-Ocelot

6 months ago

8 +best weather plasmoid by far

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stroum

7 months ago

8 +

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octopuss

7 months ago

8 +

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molecule-eye

8 months ago

8 Much nicer than the default weather widget that comes with Plasma!

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Cherkah

9 months ago

nice plasmoid app.
one request: woull be nice to put an option so as to launch default app (like gnome weather or else...). some plasmoid give this pretty trick

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rikursion

11 months ago

8 +

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bundito

1 year ago

Excellent plasmoid. One minor request... when choosing the option to render the meteogram, please consider adding an option for date formatting (or base it off system locale). I'm a bloody American and can't read "backwards" dates like "24/3" for March 24. :-)

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basaburu

1 year ago

In Debian Buster de openweather chart for my city the pressure is don't chage, but in the plamoid yes

In this moment the pressure is 1020 but in the chart is 970. hi, is in the chart for tow days. And this is for long time, but now i now

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peerwal

1 year ago

Are you currently working on a fix for WW crashing kwin using Plasma 5.10.5 or is there a way I can work around it except for editing the location?

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clearmartin

1 year ago

Yes, I know about it and I already reduced the crashes but I know it is still crashing for OpenWeatherMap provider. It is most likely bug in Qt but I was so far unable to create a simple PoC to file a bug report on that. That is what I'm working on - find the actual problem and file a report or provide a fix... Sorry that this is taking so long.

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peerwal

1 year ago

Thanks very much for your reply. The issue is not much of a problem to me and I did not mean to push you in any way. just wanted to ask you about Its actual status.

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pieter

1 year ago

Great great plasmoid! But on my system (plasma 5.10.4) it doesn't work under a Wayland session.

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clearmartin

1 year ago

Thanks! I'll investigate.

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1.6.10 1 year ago

- fixed infinite reload timeout
- kelvin unit support
- code cleanup
- reduced OWM crashing (still happening though)

Version 1.6.8 2 years ago

Attempt to ensure proper connection timeout (and sequential reconnect).

3 years ago

1.6.5
- loading OWM more reliable
- visible plasmoid version in settings
- localization support (requires installing through "make install" or your distribution's package manager)

1.6.3
- icons in rendered meteogram
- owm request cache fixed

1.6.2
- next days legend fixed
- stability fixes
- rendered meteogram has red/blue temp. colour
- UTC/local-time fixes and option; mmHg option
- tooltip improved

1.6.1
- WARNING: your current locations won't be preserved when updating to this version, I am very sorry for that
- Open Weather Map support
- american settings (mph, inHg)
- proper offline cache implementation (requires C++ extension, therefore offline cache is no longer supported when installing through Add Widgets button)
- rendered meteogram for OWM and optionally for yr.no (it allows to be used by e.g. fahrenheit users)
- bugfixes

1.5.1
- next-days temperatures load fixed
- theming fixes

1.5.0
- theming & layout & other issues fixed (thanks a lot to nowrep from github)
- in-tray & classic tooltip improved
- today info added to expanded part
- finally 3 layout options added
- cache data goes to ~/.cache/ folder instead of in-plasmoid configuration

1.4.1
- added option to pause updating

1.4
- sunrise & sunset time in tooltip
- 'ago' message improved for bigger time intervals

1.3.2
- system tray support
- bugfixes (change place fix; properly handling day/night icons based on sunrise/sunset; credit link fix; resizing on desktop fix)
- more bugfixes: day/night icons fixed, M/s -> m/s (thanks ochurlaud)

1.2.7
- fixed compatibility with KF 5.12

1.2.6
- bug fix: refreshing current place when places changed
- tooltip fixed for KF 5.11
- new widget icon by varlesh

1.2.5
- using avansert_meteogram instead of meteogram (thx to steelsnake for this suggestion)
- better moon icon (thx to jacobtey)
- hour legend
- place aliases
- bug fixes

1.2
- tooltip overhaul

1.1
- offline cache
- fahrenheit support
- support for multiple places
- long-term forecast in expanded plasmoid
- using night icons in the night

1.0.BETA
- initial import

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+Now it shows the same pressure like on the website (Today 1030). Great ! :-)
product-maker mystress Dec 14 2018 8 great
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product-maker marianarlt Dec 02 2018 8 great
Great plasmoid. Would it be possible to have an option to disable the blue text about "xxx minutes ago" in some future release? I is not at all legible in most panels or task bars and looks like broken pixels more than anything else. Would be awesome. Good work!
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+best weather plasmoid by far
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Much nicer than the default weather widget that comes with Plasma!
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