Fixing Google geolocation screwups

Max Tulyev maxtul at
Wed Apr 8 13:26:49 UTC 2015

On 04/08/15 14:56, Jeroen Massar wrote:
> That stated, properly providing a WHOIS entry for each prefix
> (inetnum/inet6num) is a good idea as that kind of indicates that that
> prefix is fixed in that location and not just moving around.


> Do make sure though that you do not show any foreign address in the
> whois data (even if that is the correct entity that the prefix is
> registered under)

Seems that it is contrary to each other ;)

I thought to do something like automated whois query on tunnel
destination and put that (geo)data to each /48 inet6num tunnelled. But
as I don't believe it will help, so priority of that task is low and not
yet realized.

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