Release Notes: Five more groups are processed for SYNOP sections 3 and 9. The summary also shows the direction for wind gusts and the offset to the exact observation time. If a DB is used as a message source, station information is also fetched from this DB. In the UIs, SYNOP stations are now distinguished by station type instead of source. The GUI demo now works with browsers based on WebKit. The check for the exact Perl module version was improved. Style information for the UI was moved to a CSS file. The installation script was improved. Some minor bugs were fixed and a few smaller improvements were made.
Release Notes: The module XML.pm was merged into parser.pm. XML output is now buffered. Changes to the standard effective from November were implemented. Many smaller improvements were made and a few minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: SAO processing was extended further. FMH rules are now used for cloud bases in METAR, TAF, and SYNOP from the US. Many smaller improvements were made and a few minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: An SQL database can now be used as the source for messages. SAO processing was extended. The Russian translation was improved. Processing of SYNOP section 5 was extended for RU and LT. Yet another example callback function (producing XML) was added. A few other minor changes were made.
Release Notes: The number of errors raised for invalid groups in METAR and TAF was reduced significantly: more groups and variants are recognized, and certain unrecognized groups are skipped. The processing of BUOY messages is now complete, and Canadian automatic SAO are also processed. The option -x for metaf2xml.pl was renamed to -o; the option is also honored by the example callback functions. A few minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This release extends parsing for BUOY and SYNOP messages. There are many smaller changes and other extensions.
Release Notes: Starting with this release, the parsed data can be accessed via a callback function. Releases are now installed with a Perl script. The hourly temperature in METAR remarks is processed as an observed value, not a 1 hour average. Missing data for weather history (RABMM) and 24h min./max. temperature in METAR remarks is recognized. Many smaller changes and bugfixes have been made.
Release Notes: metaf.pl and metafsrc2raw.pl now use the module src2raw.pm; less forking is now required. The source "Ogimet ship" can now be used to fetch ship data. The display of wind, pressure (change), and temperature in the summary was extended. Many smaller improvements and bugfixes were made.
Release Notes: This release is the first step towards processing BUOY messages. Sections 0 to 2 are parsed, and the XSLT style sheets and user interfaces were extended. There are minor changes to how and which files are installed. A few minor improvements and bugfixes were made.
Release Notes: 11 more groups in SYNOP section 3 are now processed, and processing of some other groups in sections 1, 2, and 3 has been improved. There is a new trend type "FM" for TAF reports. The XML nodes "reports" and below now have a non-empty namespace. The handling of time periods was improved. The option -X for metaf2xml.pl was removed. Many smaller improvements and a few bugfixes were made.