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echoping_whois - echoping plugin which connects to a whois server

ECHOPING_WHOIS(1) General Commands Manual ECHOPING_WHOIS(1)

NAME

echoping_whois - echoping plugin which connects to a whois server

SYNOPSIS

echoping [echoping options] -m whois hostname [-d] request

DESCRIPTION

whois is an echoping plugin to connect to whois/nicname servers (see RFC 3912).

ARGUMENTS

request
The request to the whois server (typically a domain name)

OPTIONS

-d, --dump
Dumps the result of the request

SEE ALSO

echoping(1),

AUTHOR

Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortz@users.sourceforge.net>
May 26, 2004 Debian Sid