Re: Perl Whois Utility
On Sun, May 19, 2002 at 09:13:25PM +1000, Craig Sanders took time to write:
> On Fri, May 17, 2002 at 12:40:45PM -0400, Gene Grimm wrote:
> > Does anyone know of a utility or script that already does this, or at
> > least the whois lookup?
> there are some perl modules to do that. they probably won't do the
> whole parsing job, but they will provide functions to do the lookups for
> note that there is no consistent output format between whois servers.
> this makes whois basically useless as a source of data.
There are some attempts to correct that.
For .CNO Registrars, this may help:
Gandi::WhoisExtract available at http://open.gandi.net/
It parses owner, contact emails, expiration and creation date of
nearly 80 Registrars (that is 80 distinct output) with a Perl OO
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