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Re: Whois/RWhois Server - what is everyone running..?
Richard J. Sears <[email protected]> wrote: > We are looking into the possibility of implementing our own RWhois > server as opposed to continuing to provide information via SWIP. I > am looking for any advice as to what people are currently running > for their whois/rwhois server. When I started working at CentralNic, I found it was little more than a Perl script hanging off inetd. I replaced it with an Apache-style preforked daemon (still written in Perl) that cached database handles and the like, with the intent that this was a proof of concept for a C++ version. As is typical, the Perl worked well enough that it didn't get rewritten :) [...] > Searching Google does not seem to produce a variety of whois/rwhois > server software. It's not exactly a common requirement... -- PGP key ID E85DC776 - finger [email protected] for full key