[AusNOG] GEO IP databases
andrew at accessplus.com.au
Wed Mar 25 17:47:58 EST 2009
Maxmind GeoIP is the one I've always seen used around the place. -
> Hi Everyone,
> An application I'm working on at the moment could benefit from some
> best-guess GEO lookups based on users current IPs. I'm interested to
> know what success people have had with the various products on the market?
> I realise that there will always be errors in the data set, it's
> impossible to tie down every IP.
> For my purpose I'm just trying to save most people a little time by
> auto-populating a state selector and maybe guessing a region or city.
> False hits are not the end of the world.
> I'd like to hear any suggestions on services people have consumed (data
> sets, web services). And maybe you have a horror story everyone would be
> interested in.
> Thanks in advance,
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