Install My Weather Indicator 0.5 in Ubuntu or Linux Mint

By Umair Friday, August 03, 2012

My Weather Indicator 0.5 released with Yahoo and Wunderground weather sources, you can install my weather indicator on Ubuntu 12.04/Ubuntu 11.10/11.04/11.10/11.04/Linux Mint 13/12/11/10/9

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My Weather Indicator is a handy appindicator, useful to display in-depth weather informations, as well as weather forecasts, presenting itself as a versatile weather tool.

My Weather Indicator exposes on the Unity panel temperature degrees, backed by monochrome icons and, by clicking Forecast, the user can observe detailed properly organized weather forecasts, featuring Day of weeks, Sunrise, Sunset, Moon Phase, Conditions, etc.

My Weather Indicator has just been updated to another interesting release, 0.5, introducing further configuration details and enhanced exposed data.

The handy utility was gathering data from Google only, the new 0.5 version introduces two new sources, Wunderground and Yahoo, accessible under My Weather Indicator appindicator --> Preferences --> Weather Services --> select desired online service

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Units has received extra informations to be tweaked according to one's preferences, such as Pressure (Millibar, Inches of mercury, Millimeters of mercury), Visibility (kilometer, mile), Rain Gauge (Millimeters, Centimeters, Inches) and Snow Gauge (Centimeters, Millimeters, Inches).

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Along with the mentioned new features, the 0.5 release brings an enhanced geolocation process and various bug fixes and optimizations.

Installation of MyWeather indicator in Ubuntu/Mint, enter following commands in the Terminal:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/atareao
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install my-weather-indicator

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1 comment to ''Install My Weather Indicator 0.5 in Ubuntu or Linux Mint"

  1. No good. Refuses to show up in cinnamon. Requires Gnome shell or a derivative.