GeoIP2 for retrieving city and region ?

MRAB python at
Sat Jul 13 00:07:53 CEST 2013

On 12/07/2013 17:32, Νικόλας wrote:
> I know i have asked before but hwta i get is ISP city not visitors
> precise city.
> GeoLiteCity.dat isnt accurate that's why it comes for free.
> i must somehow get access to GeoIPCity.dat which is the full version.
> And of course it can be done, i dont want to believe that it cant.
> When visiting it pinpoints my
> _exact_ city of living, not the ISP's.

Have you considered that your ISP might be in the same city as you?

According to geoiptool, my ISP is near Leeds, UK, but the important
point is that _I'm not_.

> It did not even ask me to allow a geop ip javascript to run it present
> sit instantly.
> So, it certainly is possible if only one can find the correct database
> to use.
> So, my question now is, if there is some way we can get an accurate Geo
> City database.

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