This guide will walk you through the process of installing GeoIP on a Linux server. Your website visitors’ location, organisation, connection speed, and user type can all be determined using GeoIP. One of the most widely used and reliable IP geolocation databases is GeoIP.

Follow the steps:

  1. To download the source of GeoIP, execute the following command:
    # cd /usr/local/src
    # wget http://www.abcd.com/download/geoip/api/c/GeoIP.tar.gz
  2. To unzip it, use the command:
    # tar -zxvf GeoIP.tar.gz
    # cd GeoIP-*
  3. Finally compile it, using:
    # ./configure
    # make && make install

This way, you can install GeoIP on a Linux server. You can install them on VPS hosting and dedicated servers. For any information please contact our support team they will definitely help you.