The problem may be the remote connection to the MySQL database. All the handshaking across the network may be taking a long time.
You might find it a lot faster to use a local sqlite database, then dump it to a file, then restore on the remote MySQL server. Two Wikis to read: SQLite vs MySQL <https://github.com/weewx/weewx/wiki/SQLite-vs-MySQL> Transfer from SQLite to MySQL <https://github.com/weewx/weewx/wiki/Transfer%20from%20sqlite%20to%20MySQL> -tk On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 4:06 PM gjr80 <gjroder...@gmail.com> wrote: > I think you might be being a little quick to judge the RPi1, my first > WeeWX machine was a RPi1 and it downloaded historical records from my Davis > station just fine. Only reason to upgrade was needing more processing power > for faster report generation. There's two sides to this equation, the other > being the weather station, there we've seen other stations before that take > their time in dishing out historical records. Then add a remote database to > the mix... > > Short answer is maybe. Sure you may be able to change the operation of the > driver if you are that way inclined, only problem is most station > manufacturers/rebadgers tend not to share to many details on how their > station operate/communicate. Try your laptop, if no difference then I > suspect there will not be a great deal you can do, if there is a difference > then an RPi upgrade may be in order. > > Gary > > -- > 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. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/weewx-user/52718e59-4edb-4a70-b57c-c15de10840f3%40googlegroups.com > <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/weewx-user/52718e59-4edb-4a70-b57c-c15de10840f3%40googlegroups.com?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> > . > -- 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. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/weewx-user/CAPq0zED7J0hW%2BCCTNL_N83PDKWUvo080C7eU-ObU1t7SrfLxzw%40mail.gmail.com.