[dev] GeoIP GeoLite 2 discontinued

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Thu May 2 15:05:44 UTC 2019

Zitat von Ralf Lang <lang at b1-systems.de>:

> Hi,
> the "$conf[geoip][datafile]" config references a site
> http://www.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/ as source of geoip data
> files.
> This site says:
> GeoLite Legacy databases were discontinued on January 2, 2019. Learn
> more <https://support.maxmind.com/geolite-legacy-discontinuation-notice/>.
> Seems like they prefer using an API these days:
> http://maxmind.github.io/GeoIP2-php/
> As geoip use is not mandatory, it's probably not a pressing issue.

Looks like only GeoLite 1 is discontinued, 2 is the new current  
version. So there's no need to update to the API.

Jan Schneider
The Horde Project

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