how to fix incorrect GeoIP data?

Mikael Abrahamsson swmike at swm.pp.se
Fri May 1 13:06:09 CDT 2009


On Fri, 1 May 2009, Frank Bulk wrote:

> What we need is a "master update" form where Akamai, Google, Maxmind, 
> hostip.info, Geobytes, ip2location, ipgeo, etc can be notified about 
> changes.

Perhaps we as the ISP community need to realise that we need to somehow 
publish this data (town or something alike) via some kind of standardized 
API?

Right now I guess they use tracking cookies together with e-commerce 
account registration to deduct where an IP is from?

-- 
Mikael Abrahamsson    email: swmike at swm.pp.se




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