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Rust MaxMind DB Reader

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This library reads the MaxMind DB format, including the GeoIP2 and GeoLite2 databases.

Building

To build everything:

cargo build

Testing

This crate manages its test data within a git submodule. To run the tests, you will first need to run the following command.

git submodule update --init

Usage

Add this to your Cargo.toml:

[dependencies]
maxminddb = "0.13"

and this to your crate root:

extern crate maxminddb;

API Documentation

The API docs are on GitHub Pages.

Example

See examples/lookup.rs for a basic example.

Benchmarks

The projects include benchmarks using Criterion.rs.

First you need to have a working copy of the GeoIP City database. You can fetch it from here.

Place it in the root folder as GeoIP2-City.mmdb.

Once this is done, run

cargo bench

If gnuplot is installed, Criterion.rs can generate an HTML report displaying the results of the benchmark under target/criterion/report/index.html.

Result of doing 100 random IP lookups:

Contributing

Contributions welcome! Please fork the repository and open a pull request with your changes.

License

This is free software, licensed under the ISC license.

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