On Thursday, 12 April 2018 08:13:51 UTC-3, gjr80 wrote: > > Just as an aside, as of weeWX 3.7.0 a couple of changes were made to the > included drivers that use a mapping to map a sensor (read output from some > external device/system) to a weeWX schema field (read a field in the loop > packet or archive record generated by the driver). In a nutshell, when > defined in a driver stanza in weewx.conf, the map is placed in a stanza > named [[sensor_map]]. The sensor mappings are then included using the > format schema_name = hardware_name (or you can think of it as weeWX > loop/archive field = sensor name). So a sensor map might look like > > ... > [ABC123] > # driver stanza for ABC123 weather station > [[sensor_map]] > outTemp = sensor25 > outHumidity = ABCDEFG.123456 > windSpeed = wind_speed > ... > > > Not a change that will cause any driver that uses a different construct to > fail, but it may be useful to adopt such a construct in a future release > (if nothing else helps us all speak the same language when talking > drivers). I expect in due course this will be included in the developer > notes somewhere. > > Gary >
Good to know, Gary. Thanks. I'm looking at the effort to change the driver to be a service in my fork. So might tackle this construct after or during that. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "weewx-user" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to weewx-user+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.