Geo Location extracted from visitors ip address

Νίκος Gr33k nikos at superhost.gr
Sat Jul 6 01:58:50 CEST 2013


Στις 6/7/2013 2:55 πμ, ο/η Νίκος Gr33k έγραψε:
> Στις 5/7/2013 10:58 μμ, ο/η Tim Chase έγραψε:
>> On 2013-07-05 22:08, Νίκος Gr33k wrote:
>>> Is there a way to extract out of some environmental variable the
>>> Geo location of the user being the city the user visits out website
>>> from?
>>>
>>> Perhaps by utilizing his originated ip address?
>>
>> Yep.  You can get an 11MB database (17MB uncompressed)
>>
>> http://dev.maxmind.com/geoip/legacy/downloadable/
>
>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pygeoip/         # pure Python
>
> Thank you very much Tim.
> i am know trying to use it as:
>
> import pygeoip
>
> try:
>    gic = pygeoip.GeoIP('/root/GeoIPCity.dat')
>    host = gic.time_zone_by_addr( os.environ['HTTP_CF_CONNECTING_IP'] )
> except Exception as e:
>    host = repr(e)
>
> lets hope it will work!

Just my luck again,

PermissionError(13, 'Άρνηση πρόσβασης')

Άρνηση πρόσβασης = Access Denied

Why would that happen?


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