nginx and GeoLite2

wishmaster artemrts at
Mon Oct 21 16:51:23 UTC 2013


 --- Original message ---
From: "Maxim Dounin" <mdounin at>
Date: 21 October 2013, 16:13:01

> Hello!
> On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 12:38:30PM +0300, wishmaster wrote:
> > Hi
> > I am planning to use GeoLite with nginx. On the MaxMind website there is an announcement:
> > 
> > Announcement
> > Free access to the latest in IP geolocation databases is now available in our GeoLite2 Databases
> > 
> > I've used this db but nginx returned the error. Is it possible to use GeoLite2?
> GeoLite2 databases use different format and different libraries 
> are needed to access them.  They are new and not supported by 
> nginx.
> Use GeoLite databases instead (without "2").  Or use a CSV 
> version, a perl script to convert CSV files from MaxMind to nginx 
> ngx_http_geo_module configuration is in contrib.
 Unfortunately, v2 of this db is not shipped in CSV format. Binary format only.

  Max, are you planning to add support of GeoLite2 in nginx in nearest future?

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