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 ====== GeoLocation Support (GeoIP) for LiteSpeed Web Server ​ ====== ====== GeoLocation Support (GeoIP) for LiteSpeed Web Server ​ ======
  
-LSCache supports ​GEOIP databases, including MaxMind GeoIP2, MaxMind GeoIP Legacy, and IP2Location. ​ MaxMind discontinued their Legacy databases On January 2, 2019, hence we recommend you no longer use it.+LSCache supports ​GeoIP databases, including MaxMind GeoIP2, MaxMind GeoIP Legacy, and IP2Location. ​ MaxMind discontinued their Legacy databases On January 2, 2019, hence we recommend you no longer use it.
  
 For LSWS v5.2.x and earlier, only the MaxMind Legacy Database .dat is supported. As of LSWS v5.3RC2, LSWS supports the [[https://​www.maxmind.com/​en/​geoip2-databases|MaxMind GeoIP2 format database]], ''​.mmdb''​. The database path configuration is in the same location as the legacy DB (**Configuration > Server > General > General settings > IP to GeoLocation DB**), then set the database path to either ''​.dat''​ or ''​.mmdb''​. For LSWS v5.2.x and earlier, only the MaxMind Legacy Database .dat is supported. As of LSWS v5.3RC2, LSWS supports the [[https://​www.maxmind.com/​en/​geoip2-databases|MaxMind GeoIP2 format database]], ''​.mmdb''​. The database path configuration is in the same location as the legacy DB (**Configuration > Server > General > General settings > IP to GeoLocation DB**), then set the database path to either ''​.dat''​ or ''​.mmdb''​.
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 Starting from LSWS 5.4.4 build 2, ''​GEOIP_COUNTRY_CODE''​ is automatically mapped to ''​IP2LOCATION_COUNTRY_SHORT''​ and ''​GEOIP_ADDR''​ is automatically mapped to ''​IP2LOCATION_ADDR''​. Starting from LSWS 5.4.4 build 2, ''​GEOIP_COUNTRY_CODE''​ is automatically mapped to ''​IP2LOCATION_COUNTRY_SHORT''​ and ''​GEOIP_ADDR''​ is automatically mapped to ''​IP2LOCATION_ADDR''​.
-===== Download and Configure ​GEOIP Database Path =====+===== Download and Configure ​GeoIP Database Path =====
  
 You will need to choose only one database to be used for your GeoIP: MaxMind GeoIP2, MaxMind Legacy Database, or IP2location database. Then, set up the right database path in the appropriate section in the LSWS Web Admin Console. ​   You will need to choose only one database to be used for your GeoIP: MaxMind GeoIP2, MaxMind Legacy Database, or IP2location database. Then, set up the right database path in the appropriate section in the LSWS Web Admin Console. ​  
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