DNS location information

Jason Cormie ccojdc at abertay.ac.uk
Fri Mar 4 12:04:44 UTC 2005

their are LOC records ( p514, DNS and BIND, 4th edition)
davesauny at gmail.com wrote:
> Not sure im in the right area for this or not, but its an internet
> based question!
> WHat tim trying to do is build a very basic, small map of the internet
> (Servers not websites) approximately 1000 nodes at present.
> My problem is as follows..... how the hell do you extract physical
> location information from an IP address, i know its possible coz my
> statcounter on my website does it, not sure how tho!  is there
> location information in the DNS or nameservers which can be accessed?
> all i need is country and city/state.
> Anyone have any ideas?
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> www.despitethealarmclock.co.uk
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Jason Cormie

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