whois: RFC-812 database - Whois - database access1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

This version of the whois client tries to guess the right server to ask for the specified object. If no guess can be made it will connect to whois.internic.net for domains, whois.arin.net for IPv4 addresses and whois.6bone.net for IPv6 addresses.

... part of T2, get it here

URL: http://www.linux.it/~md/software/

Author: Marco d'Itri <md [at] linux [dot] it>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 5.1.1

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).

Download: http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/w/whois/ whois_5.1.1.tar.xz

T2 source: add_libintl.patch.uclibc
T2 source: hotfix.patch
T2 source: whois.cache
T2 source: whois.conf
T2 source: whois.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 5% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.07 MB, 10 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree bash binutils bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils gawk gcc glibc grep linux-header make patch perl sed sysfiles tar

Installed files (on reference hardware): [show]

1) This page was automatically generated from the T2 package source. Corrections, such as dead links, URL changes or typos need to be performed directly on that source.

2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).