Webalizer: Error Opening file /usr/share/GeoIP/GeoIP.dat on Debian Linux

The webalizer package in Debain 6 has currently small bug as the required package for the  GeoIP database is not installed automatically when webalizer is isntalled. The symptoms are that webalizer statistics are not created and this error message is displayed when webalizer is run:

Error Opening file /usr/share/GeoIP/GeoIP.dat

The solution is to install the missing package manually:

apt-get install geoip-database


3 thoughts on “Webalizer: Error Opening file /usr/share/GeoIP/GeoIP.dat on Debian Linux”

  1. pk says:

    thx :) Solved problem with verlihub

  2. Arnau says:

    I was crazy about a Froxlor task not working, just because GeoIP was not there!

    Thanks a lot!

  3. Juan says:

    Thanks a lot!. It solved the problem.

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