>>>> "paka" == Patrick Shanahan
paka> * Chuck Payne <terrorpup(a)gmail.com> [12-21-20 08:30]:
> So I need to ask a question. I been looking online for how to block
> countries using GeoIP with my Nginx installed, I keep seeing
> If I install the geoipupdate, will that install the database I need? Or do
> I need to download the geolite tar ball from Maxmind?
paka> it appears that you must now obtain a free license from Maxmind and
paka> configure geoipupdate with the information and then the update will
paka> automatically work (cron).
There is the https://db-ip.com/db/lite.php
which doesn't need a licence AFAIK
and this version comes with the xtables-geoip. So maybe there should be some
kind of package available for other usages rather than solely for firewall needs