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Package: whois (5.5.10)

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intelligent WHOIS client

This package provides a commandline client for the WHOIS (RFC 3912) protocol, which queries online servers for information such as contact details for domains and IP address assignments. It can intelligently select the appropriate WHOIS server for most queries.

The package also contains mkpasswd, a features-rich front end to the password encryption function crypt(3).

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Line, Networking: network::client, protocol::ip, Network Protocol: IPv6, Role: Program, Application Suite: GNU, Purpose: use::checking, use::searching

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 160.1 kB507.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 79.2 kB364.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 77.4 kB360.0 kB [list of files]
armel 72.2 kB285.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 72.3 kB277.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 71.6 kB262.0 kB [list of files]
i386 75.4 kB297.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 69.3 kB265.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 74.5 kB343.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 74.3 kB292.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 79.8 kB462.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 79.7 kB460.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 73.6 kB352.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 77.7 kB356.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 73.3 kB261.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 73.7 kB367.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 71.8 kB265.0 kB [list of files]