Re: ETA on Debian whois client compatible with new ARIN whois service
Jordon Bedwell put forth on 7/19/2010 11:08 PM:
> On Jul 19, 2010, at 11:03 PM, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
>> Anyone know when the Debian whois client will be upgraded to be compatible
>> with the changes in the ARIN whois service?
> You don't even give them time to learn the new changes and get it done. They just announced it not to long ago, actually, last Thursday if i remember right, do you think they just instantly update for non-critical things almost overnight?
"A demo of this service has been available since October 2009. The
demonstration service is available at
The announcement of the new API was sometime last year, before October when
they put the demo server up, giving developers at least 9 months of lead time
before the new service went live. The announcement of July 15 was merely a
"relaunch" of the service which showed problems when it was officially
launched for the first time on June 26, 2010.
Your apparent outrage over my simple question is unjustified, Jordan.