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GNU jwhois

Internet whois client

Jwhois is a client for the WHOIS protocol, a tool allowing users to query the owner of a domain name. The program uses an extensible configuration file to determine the most appropriate Whois server, using either regular expressions or CIDR blocks.

This package is looking for a maintainer.


User manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/jwhois/manual/jwhois.html

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterJanet Casey6 July 2001

Leaders and contributors

Peter Karlsson Maintainer
Peter Karlsson Contributor
Jonas Oberg Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-jwhois@gnu.org
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://github.com/jonasob/jwhois

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 November 2015.


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