Skip to content


Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with
Download ZIP


SitesManager: CIDR notation #1775

robocoder opened this Issue · 3 comments

2 participants


IP exclusion currently limited to wildcards, e.g., 128.252.135.*

Support for CIDR notation would allow for the equivalent, but also allow for things harder to express using wildcards, e.g.,


Wildcards and / or a combination of listing specific IP addresses will meet all use cases for IP exclusion within a company.


Wildcards are limited to representing /24, /16, and /8.


(In [4533]) fixes #1111 - add support for IPv6 addresses (tracking, anonymization, and exclusion)
fixes #2095 - add new anonymization hook (pre-heuristics)
fixes #2055 - optional IP filter when multiple proxies present
fixes #1775 - SitesManager: supports CIDR notation for IP exclusion


  • Installer no longer checks for IPv6, so the related messages should be deleted from translations
  • IPv4 mapped addresses (e.g., ::ffff: are no longer re-mapped into IPv4 space
  • users who to query IP addresses from MySQL directly, can use the following SQL, but inet_ntoa() is limited to IPv4 addresses:
select inet_ntoa(conv(hex(location_ip), 16, 10)) from piwik_log_visit;
  • Windows: IPv6 inet_pton()/inet_ntop() not supported until php 5.3; see #2351
@robocoder robocoder added this to the 1.4 - Piwik 1.4 milestone
@robocoder robocoder self-assigned this
This issue was closed.
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.