[users] GeoIP.fc8 vs. geoip.rf

Bill McGonigle bill at bfccomputing.com
Sun Nov 30 23:34:04 CET 2008


It looks like now Fedora has a GeoIP package and dries has a geoip 
package that conflict with each other via yum.

I can do an excludes easily enough, but wonder if this ought to be 
addressed in the repo.

Thanks,
-Bill

Name       : GeoIP
Arch       : i386
Version    : 1.4.4
Release    : 2.fc8
Size       : 1.3 M
Repo       : installed
Summary    : C library for country/city/organization to IP address or 
hostname
            : mapping
URL        : http://www.maxmind.com/app/c
License    : LGPLv2+
Description: GeoIP is a C library that enables the user to find the 
country that
            : any IP address or hostname originates from. It uses a file 
based
            : database that is accurate as of March 2003. This database 
simply
            : contains IP blocks as keys, and countries as values. This 
database
            : should be more complete and accurate than using reverse DNS
            : lookups.

Available Packages
Name       : geoip
Arch       : i386
Version    : 1.4.5
Release    : 1.fc8.rf
Size       : 690 k
Repo       : dries
Summary    : C library for country/city/organization to IP address or 
hostname
            : mapping
URL        : http://www.maxmind.com/app/c
License    : GPL
Description: GeoIP is a C library that enables the user to find the 
country that
            : any IP address or hostname originates from. It uses a file 
based
            : database that is accurate as of March 2003. This database 
simply
            : contains IP blocks as keys, and countries as values. This 
database
            : should be more complete and accurate than using reverse DNS
            : lookups.



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