[tor-relays] Outdated GeoIP DB

Silvia/Hiro hiro at torproject.org
Mon Jan 24 17:19:52 UTC 2022

On 21/1/22 12:15, Valters Jansons wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 21, 2022 at 1:05 PM Georg Koppen <gk at torproject.org> wrote:
>> Yes, we realized that the GeoIP db needs an update again[1]. However
>> there is currently no newer version available[2] it seems. :(
> The issue is not the version of libloc. The problem resides in an
> outdated local database. The library and binaries are not the same
> project/build as the database project[1], which gets updated daily.
> The database is not being updated for Tor.
> If you check the current lookup for the mentioned IP[2], it results in:
> - Network:
> - Announced by: AS197540 - netcup GmbH
> - Country: Austria
> This seems to be correct, like Martin said it should be.
> [1] https://git.ipfire.org/?p=location/location-database.git;a=summary
> [2] https://location.ipfire.org/lookup/

Hey Valters,

We run the update command daily and sync the data from it.

See: https://man-pages.ipfire.org/libloc/location.html

As far as I understand this should update the local DB.

Are we overlooking something?



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