pwhois man page

phwois — Get Whois information of domains and IP addresses.

Version

version 2.99001

Synopsis

pwhois perl.com
pwhois gnu.org
pwhois -s police.co.il
pwhois -c there.is.no.tld.called.foobar
pwhois yahoo.com whois.networksolutions.com
pwhois -T 10 funet.fi

etc etc.....

Description

Just invoke with a domain name, optionally with a whois server name. Switches:
-s attempt to strip the copyright message or disclaimer.
-c attempts to return an empty answer for failed searches.
-e forces die if connection rate to server have been exceeded.
-T set timeout for connection attempts
-t enables caching.
-a specify an ip address that should be used as source address
-d enables debugging messages.
-F returns results of the first query of recursive whois requests
-L returns results of the last query of recursive whois requests (the default)
-A returns results of the all queries of recursive whois requests

Name

pwhois - Perl written whois client

Authors

Ariel Brosh schop@cpan.org

Current Maintainer: Walery Studennikov despair@cpan.org

See Also

Net::Whois::Raw.

Author

Alexander Nalobin <alexander@nalobin.ru>

Info

2016-08-22 perl v5.24.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation