domain isn't registred, but does exist in root-servers?
william at elan.net
Sat Oct 23 23:36:59 UTC 2004
On Sun, 24 Oct 2004 diederik at dmclf.org wrote:
> just wondering about the following:
> there is no whois-info for sedgq.com
> (response: No match for "SEDGQ.COM".)
> but, host sedgq.com
> sedgq.com has address 22.214.171.124
> sedgq.com has address 126.96.36.199
> sedgq.com has address 188.8.131.52
> sedgq.com has address 184.108.40.206
> how can this be?
> i mean, afaik a domein needs to be registred before its 'known'
$ whois -h whois.completewhois.com sedgq.com
[DOMAIN whois information on SEDGQ.COM ]
Domain Name: SEDGQ.COM
Namespace: ICANN Unsponsored Generic TLD - http://www.icann.org
TLD Info: See IANA Whois - http://www.iana.org/root-whois/com.htm
Registry: VeriSign, Inc. - http://www.verisign-grs.com
Registrar: Whois data parsing problem, no registrar information found
Whois Server: rs.internic.net
Name Server[from dns, whois+dns ip]: YNS1.YAHOO.COM 220.127.116.11
Name Server[from dns, whois+dns ip]: YNS2.YAHOO.COM 18.104.22.168
DomainSEDGQ.COM not found in registry whois server.
But this domain appears to be deligated in dns. This is either an error with
registrar whois database or it is possible this domain was recently registered
and whois data is not yet available. Completewhois domain information above
should list current nameservers as has been found in dns, for more information
regarding this domain, please do whois lookup on these nameservers or ips
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