GeoIP.conf man page
GeoIP.conf — Configuration file for geoipupdate
This file allows you to configure your geoipupdate program to download purchased GeoIP2 and GeoIP Legacy databases.
The file consists of one setting per line. Lines starting with # are comments and will not be processed. All setting keywords are case sensitive.
The default configuration file is found at: /etc/GeoIP.conf
List of database edition IDs. Edition IDs may consist of letters, digits, and dashes (e.g., "GeoIP2-City", "106"). Note: this was formerly called ProductIds.
Your MaxMind account ID. This was formerly known as UserId. This is required when downloading a paid database.
Your case-sensitive MaxMind license key. This is required when downloading a paid database.
The directory to store the database files. The default is /usr/share/GeoIP
The host name of the server to use. The default is updates.maxmind.com.
The proxy host name or IP address. You may optionally specify a port number, e.g., 127.0.0.1:8888. If no port number is specified, 1080 will be used.
The proxy user name and password, separated by a colon. For instance, username:password.
Whether to preserve modification times of files downloaded from the server. This option is either 0 or 1. The default is 0.
The lock file to use. This ensures only one geoipupdate process can run at a time. Note: Once created, this lockfile is not removed from the filesystem. The default is .geoipupdate.lock under the DatabaseDirectory.
Default geoipupdate configuration file.