My WeeWx Setup

The configurations that is! Some Notes Before Going to Town With Copy Pastes… Please note that my setup for WeeWx, BelcherTown Weather Theme / Template, the web servers, and database are not a normal method of serving and storing data. Many configuration options listed below will need to be modified to suit your own installation. This particular configuration below uses three machines, two being a virtual machine, and one being dedicated. The dedicated machine is for the SQL databases. The two virtual machines are for 1) the nginx reverse proxy / load balancer and 2) the weewx VM instance with […]

WeeWx and MySQL

Back in 2016, WeeWx murdered one of my many Raspberry Pi 3’s… all because it kept throwing loop and archive data bits into the database…. on the pi. Oops. Here in 2019, as of this writing, the mySQL database has 1,130,399 rows logged, with various bits of data logged, totalling about 408MB. I was a numpty however, and was not logging the real time data properly since 2016… doh! That was fixed early-on in 2019. Realtime data table and associated rows is already huge – 7,130,258 rows huge, or about 1.4GB!! Lesson learned however, SD Cards do not make for […]