lstewart at superb
May 8, 2012, 3:02 PM
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Hey Tim, thanks a lot. This did help. I saw how you dealt with some
Re: Anyone have a layman's guide to writing an rwhois daemon?
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queries and stuff. Thanks again!
On 7 May 2012 16:44, Tim Jackson <jackson.tim [at] gmail> wrote:
> Dunno how much help it'll be but here's mine.. It's basic and probably
> non-RFC compliant, but it might help.
> On May 7, 2012 6:35 PM, "Landon Stewart" <lstewart [at] superb> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I just wrote a perl daemon that seems to be a working rwhois server but
>> RFC is quite difficult to read for me. When talking about the protocol it
>> mentions a bunch of requirements and describes them quite strangely
>> (see rfc2167 section 3.1.9). Is there a layman's guide around somewhere
>> can anyone lend some advice here? Is what I wrote acting like a real
>> rwhois server - at least partially?
>> $ whois -h sirt.hopone.net -p rwhois 18.104.22.168
>> %rwhois V-1.5:00ffff:00 rwhois.hopone.net (HopOne Internet Corp)
>> abusename:Abuse Department
>> abusemail:abuse [at] hopone
>> (If you try running the command above it may or may not be running and may
>> not succeed)
>> If anyone knows where to get an rwhois daemon that has hooks for looking
>> the data in an external database (not a .cdb database or flat file) I'd
>> appreciate it a great deal. I won't want to waste too much time on this
>> I can help it but I want a functioning rwhois server. Our rwhoisd at
>> rwhois.hopone.net has been broken for a while and for the life of me I
>> cannot figure out what's wrong with the data formatting it's using. I
>> attempted to join the mailing list for ISC's rwhoisd daemon but it's dead
>> (no volume on the list).
>> Landon Stewart <LStewart [at] Superb>
>> Sr. Administrator
>> Systems Engineering
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