License: GPL v3 Build Status

wmforecast is a weather dockapp for Window Maker using the Yahoo Weather API

The icons were designed by MerlinTheRed and are available at http://merlinthered.deviantart.com/art/plain-weather-icons-157162192


To download, either clone the git repository:

git clone https://github.com/d-torrance/wmforecast

or download a tarball from the releases page.

wmforecast binary packages are also available in the Debian and Ubuntu archives, but possibly older versions. To obtain the latest version in Ubuntu, you may use the PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:profzoom/wmaker
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wmforecast


To compile wmforecast from source, you will need

If building from git (not necessary if using a tarball):


Then the usual

sudo make install


wmforecast [OPTIONS]
-v, --version            print the version number
-h, --help               print this help screen
-i, --interval <min>     number of minutes between refreshes (default 60)
-u, --units <c|f>        whether to use Celsius or Fahrenheit (default f)
-w, --woeid <woeid>      Where on Earth ID (default is 2502265 for
                         Sunnyvale, CA -- to find your WOEID, search
                         for your city at <http://weather.yahoo.com> and
                         look in the URL.)
-z, --zip <zip>          ZIP code or Location ID (Yahoo has deprecated this
                         option and it is not guaranteed to work)
-b, --background <color> set background color
-t, --text <color>       set text color


Please report bugs and feature requests at the issues page.


2014-2016 Doug Torrance dtorrance@piedmont.edu GNU General Public License v3+


2010 MerlinTheRed http://merlinthered.deviantart.com/ Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License