WHOIS Can't Access RIPE's RPSL Format
Running the latest whois from stable (Version 4.4.13), I needed a WHOIS
lookup as follows:
whois -h whois.ripe.net 22.214.171.124
But, no results are forthcoming except I get a notification from RIPE
their format has changed somewhere around 4/2001. Specifically,
| Accordingly, the transition to RPSL will now follow the outlined
| * 23 April, 2001: switching to the RPSL database
| *** now completed ***
| + All objects are automatically converted to RPSL format
| + Queries return RPSL only
Are the testing/unstable WHOIS versions able to access this format?
John Bacalle f./vm. +1 212 894 3778 x1057
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