re: If You Don't Know, Now You Know - GitHub Is Restricting Access For Users From Iran And A Few Other Embargoed Countries VIEW POST


This is terrible!
Is the ban/block based on your IP address? or the location field in your profile?
or something else?


I think that's the worst part, apparently it isn't IP/geolocation based because there is at least one guy who lives and works in Finland that got blocked:

His GitHub says he is in Helsinki as well,

And it's a ban on your account, so even if you left Iran you wouldn't be unbanned.

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