Makamaka Hannyaharamitu > WWW-HostipInfo-0.14 > WWW::HostipInfo

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NAME ^

WWW::HostipInfo - get a country and city information from ip address via www.hostip.info API.

SYNOPSIS ^

 use WWW::HostipInfo;

 my $hostip = new WWW::HostipInfo;
 my $ip     = 'xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx';
 my $info   = $hostip->get_info($ip);
 
 if($info->is_private){ warn "This is a private ip address." }
 
 my $country_code = $info->code;
 my $city_name    = $info->city;
 my $region       = $info->region; # if any
 
 $info = $hostip->recent_info->country_name; # fetch most recent data
 
 print WWW::HostipInfo->new($ip)->get_info->city; # shortcut

DESCRIPTION ^

This module gets a country and city information from ip address via www.hostip.info API.

METHODS ^

new

    $hostip = WWW::HostipInfo->new();
    
    $hostip = WWW::HostipInfo->new( $ip );
    
    $hostip = WWW::HostipInfo->new( { ip => $ip, url => $url, ua => $user_agent } );

returns a WWW::HostipInfo object. This method can take an ip address or a hash reference optionally.

ip

    $ip = $hostip->ip([$ip]);

setter / getter to the ip address.

url

    $url = $hostip->url([$url]);

setter / getter to the HostipInfo API. Default is api.hostip.info.

ua

    $user_agent = $hostip->ua([$user_agent]);

setter / getter to the user agent. Default is LWP::UserAgent.

get_info

    $info = $hostip->get_info();

returns a WWW::HostipInfo::Info object. If the method can't get a information, will return undef.

recent_info

    $info = $hostip->get_info();

returns a WWW::HostipInfo::Info object.

WWW::HostipInfo::Info ^

With get_info(), WWW::HostipInfo object returns WWW::HostipInfo::Info object.

METHODS

getters for informations.

country_code

return the cuntry code. If private ip address is used, the code is 'XX'.

code

an alias to country_code

country_name

return the cuntry name.

name

an alias to country_name

country

an alias to country_name

city

return the city name as long as it is not unknown.

region

return state code if the coutnry is US.

latitude
longitude
ip
is_private

If private ip address is used, returns true.

has_unknown_city

If the object has no data for city, returns true.

has_unknown_country

If the object has no data for country, returns true.

SEE ALSO ^

http://www.hostip.info/, LWP

AUTHOR ^

Makamaka Hannyaharamitu, <makamaka[at]cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE ^

Copyright 2005, 2009-2012 by Makamaka Hannyaharamitu

This library is licensed under GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE

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