find geographical location of an ip address

lynx -dump$1|grep address|egrep 'city|state|country'|awk '{print $3,$4,$5,$6,$7,$8}'|sed 's\ip address flag \\'|sed 's\My\\'
I save this to bin/iptrace and run "iptrace ipaddress" to get the Country, City and State of an ip address using the service. I add the following to my script to get a tinyurl of the map as well: URL=`lynx -dump$1|grep details|awk '{print $2}'` lynx -dump$URL|grep tinyurl|grep "19. http"|awk '{print $2}'

By: leftyfb
2009-02-25 17:16:56

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It's Nice... I found the site, which is having the facility for know the location of an ip address.
priya · 652 weeks and 4 days ago
this doesent work on debian lenny
rubo77 · 491 weeks and 3 days ago
but geoiplookup is an alternative:
rubo77 · 491 weeks and 3 days ago
or this: geoip() { lynx -dump "$1&position=true"; }
rubo77 · 491 weeks and 3 days ago
or this: geoip() { lynx -dump "$1&position=true"; }
rubo77 · 491 weeks and 3 days ago
seofox · 9 weeks and 1 day ago

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