[svlug] whois database seems to be incorrect

Aaron T Porter atporter at primate.net
Thu Oct 24 15:10:26 PDT 2002


On Thu, Oct 24, 2002 at 03:00:37PM -0700, Rafael Skodlar wrote:
> I don't see it as normal. Note that I did not use "microsoft.com*" but
> microsoft.com which worked some time back without all the garbage. I
> know products that use information from whois database which gets
> distorted with garbage like that. I'm surprized to see that whois
> servers would allow information on subdomains rather than domains only.

	Must have been quite some time ago, people have been using that
whois trick for at least 3-4 years.



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