Conky Forecast on #! Crunchbang

Add Kaivalagi’s Lucid repo, and install ConkyForecast:
sudo wget -q http://www.kaivalagi.com/ubuntu/ppa/conkyforecast-lucid.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/conkyhardcore-lucid.list

Get the repo Gpg key:
wget -q http://www.kaivalagi.com/ubuntu/ppa/conkyhardcore-key.gpg -O- | sudo apt-key add -

Update APT and install conkeyforecast:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install conkyforecast

Copy the conkyforecast config to your home directory:
cp /usr/share/conkyforecast/conkyForecast.config ~/.conkyForecast.config

Edit it to add your XOAP key: (which you get from ) http://www.weather.com/services/xmloap.html
nano ~/.conkyForecast.config

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3 thoughts on “Conky Forecast on #! Crunchbang

  1. I followed the steps above and then I did
    “sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install conkyforecast”
    but it wasn't there.

  2. Thanks for the tip Pete. This guide is for Debian Squeeze and Crunchbang, but it's always handy to add tips for other distros. 🙂

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