Package whois

Improved WHOIS client

Searches for an object in a RFC 3912 database.

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 for NIC handles or for IPv4
addresses and network names.

General Commands
Command Description client for the whois directory service
File Formats
File Description
whois.conf alternative WHOIS servers list for whois client