beaten by the pint

no suprise in Germany
No suprises in Germany

I got a little scared today when I browsed through the AppStore and found ZugInfo on position 15 of the most downloaded Apps, just beaten by the IPint.

First: Thanks folks, for all the downloading. I hope you enjoy.

Second: Dear Deutsche Bahn AG,

many people seem to enjoy this application. Maybe you could provide a stable web API, so I don’t have to live in fear of the day, you decide to change your website and break it.

Thank you very much.

PS: I never actually checked, if there is an accessible stable web API to the Fahrplanauskunft. If anyone knows of such thing, please feel free to enlighten me in the comment section.

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4 Responses to “beaten by the pint”

  1. walter jüngling Says:

    Hello,

    Railstation “muggensturm station” are not foundet. The Buttem “Muggensturm” cannot find a train-relation.

    Thank you.

    (Muggensturm is a Village in the south-west of Germany)

  2. frogX Says:

    I’m a longtime user from the PalmOS program HAFAS Palm. You generate connectiontables on the bahn-page and upoad them to your device. With the Programm you can search the uploaded tables.

    Now I’m on an ipod Touch. Zuginfo is nice, but i’m not alwasy online. I know it would be complicated to get the Data on the iPod, but probably you can use the data from HAFAS Palm …

    http://persoenlicherfahrplan.bahn.de/bin/pf/query-p2w.exe/dn

  3. Andreas Says:

    @frogX: Until this is implemented, you can take the detour of taking a screenshot of the currently displayed schedule. You can look at it anytime later in the Photos application.

  4. Andreas Says:

    How to take a screenshot: Hold the home button and press the on/off button.

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