Geolocation vmods

Andrei lagged at
Mon Nov 28 08:53:07 CET 2016

This change would definitely help! From what I'm seeing both ip2loc and
maxmind are just as accurate when it comes to country tags, which is what
we're aiming for.

On Mon, Nov 28, 2016 at 9:41 AM, Thomas Lecomte <
thomas.lecomte at> wrote:

> On Mon, Nov 28, 2016 at 8:34 AM, Andrei <lagged at> wrote:
> > Thank you both for the awesome input. Running stat on a file each time a
> > request comes in is something I would like to avoid. Would it be
> possible to
> > go by the varnishd uptime instead, and trigger database checks every N
> > seconds instead? We're looking to push around 5k req/s on average which
> is
> > why I'm trying to avoid the added syscalls.
> Indeed it would make more sense. If you are interested in ip2location
> and plan to use this vmod, I can change the its behavior as you
> suggested, it should be pretty straightforward.
> --
> Thomas Lecomte | Sysadmin @ Virtual Expo
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