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Assistance with pygeoip package troubleshooting

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I am getting the following error when I try to install pygeoip package needed to support google maps app.

Can someone assist with troubleshooting guidelines.

[root@denqca3log02 pygeoip-0.2.6]# python install
running install
running build
running build_py
running install_lib
byte-compiling /usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/pygeoip/ to init.pyc
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/pygeoip/", line 105
iohandle = BytesIO if PY3 else StringIO
SyntaxError: invalid syntax

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I'm the maintainer of pygeoip and I can see you are running Python 2.4. pygeoip support Python 2.5 - 3.3, is it possible for you to upgrade your Python version?

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