Is WHOIS going to go away?

Scott Schmit i.grok at
Fri Apr 20 09:06:22 UTC 2018

On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 11:44:10PM -0400, bzs at wrote:
> So the net result maybe isn't all that terrible unless you have a good
> reason to hide your information even from your registrar (and ICANN),
> checking a privacy option won't accomplish that, they still have your
> info they're just not revealing it via WHOIS.

Bear in mind that not all TLDs allow enabling privacy (e.g., .us).

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