[CentOS] CentOS6 yum-plugin-fastestmirror spectacular failure

Fri Nov 25 23:58:49 UTC 2011
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

On 11/25/2011 08:15 PM, lhecking at users.sourceforge.net wrote:
>  Do you know how exactly geoip lookup is handled, and whether it changed
>  recently? I just went to check my CentOS5 systems to prove there is a
>  difference, and alas, they too now default to Asia :-/ This was not
>  the case up to a few days ago. In fact, I just removed a good timedhosts.txt
>  from two days ago, ran yum update, and found the same Asian hosts as on
>  the CentOS6 box.

its the maxmind geoip db - you should check there to make sure your IPs
are being reported correctly.