whois server features

anthony kasza anthony.kasza at gmail.com
Wed Jan 7 20:32:49 UTC 2015

Scripting languages have modules that can parse many registrar whois
formats. However, most are incomplete due to the plurality of output
formats as stated above. I, and i suspect many others, wouls *love* to see
a more concrete key value format drafted and enforced by ICANN.

On Jan 7, 2015 12:26 PM, "Rubens Kuhl" <rubensk at gmail.com> wrote:

> > This is not the response I was looking for (and reading the RFC makes
> > me feel even worse).
> >
> > Is there a better mechanism for querying NICs for host/owner information?
> >
> There will be, one day. And the start (although not the whole journey) will
> be when this I-D follows the standard path all the way to STD:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-weirds-rdap-query-18.html
> Rubens

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