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Bug 59872

Summary: whois client fails lookups on *.to domains.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <vader>
Component: whoisAssignee: Nalin Dahyabhai <nalin>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Aaron Brown <abrown>
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Priority: high    
Version: 7.2   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: RHL9 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-11-09 18:51:51 UTC Type: ---
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Description Need Real Name 2002-02-14 06:00:14 UTC
Description of Problem:
whois client fails lookups on *.to domains.

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

How Reproducible:
Perform a whois on a .to domain.  It returns "no match."  It looks like it is
re-directing to the wrong whois server (

Steps to Reproduce:
1. whois

Actual Results:

Whois Server Version 1.3

Domain names in the .com, .net, and .org domains can now be registered
with many different competing registrars. Go to
for detailed information.

No match for "YP.TO".

>>> Last update of whois database: Wed, 13 Feb 2002 17:06:43 EST <<<

The Registry database contains ONLY .COM, .NET, .ORG, .EDU domains and

Expected Results:
Tonic whoisd V1.0