Raindrop GeoIP Symfony2 Bundle with Maxmind data source

01.03.00 2013-02-05 15:27 UTC


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To install this bundle please follow the next steps:

First add the dependency to your composer.json file:

"require": {
    "raindrop/geoip-bundle": "dev-master"

Then install the bundle with the command:

php composer.phar update

Enable the bundle in your application kernel:

// app/AppKernel.php

public function registerBundles()
    $bundles = array(
        // ...
        new Raindrop\GeoipBundle\RaindropGeoipBundle(),

Now the bundle is enabled.

This bundle use Maxmind1 data source file (in '.dat' format).

You can get the Maxmind data source file simply executing this command:

php app/console raindrop:geoip:update-data %url-data-source%

Replace %url-data-source% with the url of the needed data source. ex: http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCity.dat.gz

Now can use the Raindrop GeoIp Bundle everywhere in your Symfony2 application.

You can lookup an IP address with:

$geoip = $this->get('raindrop.geoip')->lookup(%IP_ADDR%);

and these are the available methods:


This library is an import of Maxmind GeoIp Free Library.