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Geo Weather

Terminal - Geo Weather
xmlstarlet fo "http://www.google.com/ig/api?weather=$(curl -s api.hostip.info/get_html.php?ip=$(curl -s icanhazip.com)... SEE SAMPLE OUTPUT
2010-02-11 06:32:44
User: o0110o
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Geo Weather

This command will determine an individuals local weather, based on their I.P. address. I had to learn a lot about SED and a little about XMLStarlet in order to achieve this. This command is my original work and there is much room for improvement; I look forward to any constructive feedback.

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Terminal - Alternatives
curl -s http://www.google.com/ig/api?weather=$(curl -s "http://api.hostip.info/get_html.php?ip=$(curl -s icanhazip.com)" | grep City | sed 's/City: \(.*\)/\1/' | sed 's/ /%20/g' | sed "s/'/%27/g") | sed 's|.*<temp_f data="\([^"]*\)"/>.*|\1\n|'
2010-02-13 21:42:48
User: matthewbauer
Functions: grep sed
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Weather based on your location

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Comment by o0110o 218 weeks ago

hmm, am my the only one that cant get either of these to work at all. I am using bash in osx terminal and have installed xmlstarlet via homebrew. There seems to be a mismatched quote in the original command. All I get when running these is a > at the prompt. Any ideas.

Comment by anika200 217 weeks and 6 days ago

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