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Geo Protection fails to update Technical Level
Symptoms
  • Geo Protection fails to update.
Cause

The $FWDIR/conf/IPtoCountry.csv file comes with the installation, and will not ever be changed.

The file is downloaded from the Download Center every 24 hours to $FWDIR/tmp/geo_location_tmp/updates, and loaded onto the kernel. The file in $FWDIR/conf is used only if there is no file in $FWDIR/tmp/geo_location_tmp/updates.

If the file cannot be downloaded, the existing file (in $FWDIR/tmp/geo_location_tmp/updates) is used.

The file in $FWDIR/tmp/geo_location_tmp/updates will always be newer than the one in in $FWDIR/conf (unless no file was downloaded).


Solution
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