Hi Don, I passed this off to Jen a while back (because, if I recall, it was not uniquely old/out-of-date URL issue, but a problem on the web server, at least that it what I was guessing). At the time she was swamped so I pinged her again, and she thinks the problem is with the script (though when I tried to reproduce the problem a while back I couldn't). I'm going to dig into it again since Jen thinks the problem is on my side. -Julien > Have you found any more information on why some of these aren't > updating? It would be good to have the ones in Colorado updating for > the current storm. > > Also, I think it's Unidata's responsibility to keep these up to date, > not mine. I thought you already put this into version control: > > https://github.com/Unidata/IDV/tree/master/src/ucar/unidata/idv/scripts > > In this case, since the source images are okay and the problem is at > Unidata, having version control wouldn't fix it, would it? > > Don > > On 10/23/15 3:02 PM, Unidata IDV Support wrote: > > Don, > > > > I am still looking into this. I thought it was the usual problem of > > out-of-date > > URLs (there is that problem too). But for some reason a handful of webcams > > stopped updating on that June date. It is the actual file is that is not > > getting > > updated. The URL appears to be fine. I believe I have ruled out permissions > > problems on the web host and cannot reproduce the problem locally. I'll > > keep > > digging into next week. > > > > I may also revamp the way this is done so that I do not always have rely on > > Mike > > and Jen's intervention (these files/scripts and even the logs are > > permission protected). > > Also it would be nice if this were run out of version control such that you > > could > > submit pull requests when webcams got out of date, and it would be > > incorporated > > automatically, again avoid manual intervention and streamlining the process. > > > > Best, > > > > Unidata IDV Support > > > >> I was looking around at nation wide webcams and came across a few that > >> stopped updating on June 15, 2015 (e.g. Madison, WI, Bridger Bowl, MT, > >> but there were others). It seemed odd that these stop on the same date. > >> > >> Others are updating fine (except for Eisenhower Tunnel). Could you get > >> these working again? > >> > >> Thanks > >> > >> Don > >> -- > >> Don Murray > >> NOAA/ESRL/PSD and CU-CIRES > >> 303-497-3596 > >> http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/people/don.murray/ > >> > >> > > > > > > Ticket Details > > =================== > > Ticket ID: WUE-396619 > > Department: Support IDV > > Priority: Normal > > Status: Open > > > > -- > Don Murray > NOAA/ESRL/PSD and CU-CIRES > 303-497-3596 > http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/people/don.murray/ > > Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: WUE-396619 Department: Support IDV Priority: Normal Status: Open
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