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How to update MaxMind GeoIP database for Nimble?

Yury Udovichenko 2014-03-07 05:07:31 UTC in Nimble Streamer

Customers who use geo-location lock for Nimble Streamer ask about updating the MaxMind GeoIP database which is used for geo mapping.

Yury Udovichenko 2014-03-07 05:08:25 UTC

You need to download Geo IP database manually and replace the installed one with a new version.
1. You can download the latest country database using the following URL: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCountry/GeoIP.dat.gz
2. In case of Ubuntu you need to replace /usr/share/GeoIP/GeoIP.dat file.

For other OSes please contact support@wmspanel.com

This operation will be fully automatic soon.

Paul 2016-05-26 13:50:55 UTC

Hello. Is this automatic now? (Update geo DB)

I have a viewer in Australia but the server is not detecting his location and he is getting default stream from EU.

This site detects his IP / country correctly.
https://myip.ms/info/whois/210.185.125.236

When I use the test (USA IP address)
$link3 = $balancer->getGeoVideoLink('199.193.156.29', 'rtmp', '/live/stream/', 1935);
Link = rtmp://nyc1.mysite.com:1935/live/stream/

when I change to his Australia IP address, it defaults to UK server.
$link3 = $balancer->getGeoVideoLink('210.185.125.236', 'rtmp', '/live/stream/', 1935);
Link = rtmp://uk.mysite.com:1935/live/stream/

Yury Udovichenko 2016-05-29 08:26:57 UTC

Hello,

As it's a file which you download manually, you need to update it yourself.

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