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Bug 85659 - .org whois lookups config wrong - does not follow redirect
Summary: .org whois lookups config wrong - does not follow redirect
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: jwhois
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 82802
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-03-05 17:13 UTC by Stephen Samuel
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:51 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2003-07-04 08:39:05 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
rcs unified (-u) patch for jwhois.conf (590 bytes, patch)
2003-03-05 17:17 UTC, Stephen Samuel
no flags Details | Diff

Description Stephen Samuel 2003-03-05 17:13:16 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.3b) Gecko/20030218

Description of problem:

The new jwhois config file is wrong for the .org domain.

the server-options description line has a typo
the whois-redirect line does not take into account the fact
that whois.publicinterestregistry.net outputs in DOS format.
(cr-lf) and the CR character remains on the lines being matched.

fix attached

(see also  Bug# 82802

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.whois reddwarf.org

Actual Results:  returns the rwaw whois output from whois.publicinterestregistry.net
Does not follow the redirect

Expected Results:  The registry data from (in this case) whois.gandi.net

Additional info:

patch attached.

Comment 1 Stephen Samuel 2003-03-05 17:17:11 UTC
Created attachment 90479 [details]
rcs unified (-u) patch for jwhois.conf

rcs unified (-u) diff for /etc/jwhois.conf

Comment 2 Florian La Roche 2003-07-04 08:39:05 UTC
This should be fixed in jwhois-3.2.2-1 or newer that should be soon in rawhide.

Thanks for the bug-report,

Florian La Roche

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