how to fix incorrect GeoIP data?
mcalhoun at iodatacenters.com
Fri May 1 03:01:05 CDT 2009
We've had this happen with many new IP allocations. There's a Google FAQ for it at...
From: Chuck Anderson [mailto:cra at WPI.EDU]
Sent: Thursday, April 30, 2009 9:26 PM
To: nanog at nanog.org
Subject: Re: how to fix incorrect GeoIP data?
On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 11:57:23PM -0400, Martin Hannigan wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 8:51 PM, Chuck Anderson <cra at wpi.edu> wrote:
> > I have a customer who received a new assignment from ARIN, but the
> > GeoIP data is returning Canada rather than the US as the location of
> > the IP prefix. Google redirects to www.google.ca and some other sites
> > aren't working correctly because they expect a US IP. Does anyone
> > have any advice on how to update the GeoIP and other similar
> > databases?
> What's the allocation?
Google has been contacted and they said it will take a month for stuff
to update. The customer has also updated hostip.info.
More information about the NANOG