[mythtv] Extending mythweather units.
sboyce at blueyonder.co.uk
Mon May 8 18:09:26 UTC 2006
Tim Phipps wrote:
> Hi All,
> Unfortunately I'm a middle aged English bloke so my preference of measurement
> units is completely mangled i. e. I work in Celsius and miles. I've hacked
> mythweather so it displays in my preferred units but I'd rather get a patch
> accepted into the source so I don't have to keep doing this so I've a few
> *) Would anyone else be interested in weird mixes of units?
> *) if so what?
> If there turns out to only be a few common mixes would it be OK to just add
> the to the list on the mythweather setting page and extend the SIUnits config
> setting to include the same?
> That would be my preference. I can see a need for a fully customizable way to
> keep the current setting behaviour and have an override for each type of
> measurement (temp, speed, distance, pressure) so we don't have an ever
> growing list of styles but I don't know how that would work in the GUI or the
> config settings.
> The actual code change look pretty simple, it just means splitting the
> convertData variable into four.
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