Re: Setting a Whois server to query?

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Subject: Re: Setting a Whois server to query?
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (gambit47.no.spam@no.spam.yahoo.com)
Date: Sun, 11 Apr 2004

"Adam Clauss" <cabad…@tamu.edu> wrote in message
news:DCB800CE1199E240cabad…@tamu.edu...

> How does the whois socket determine which host to
> query when given a domain name?

That is your own responsibility to set before performing the query.
TIdWhois is hard-coded to "whois.internic.net" by default.

> And is there a way to override this behavior to
> force it to go to a specific server?

That is what the Host property is for.

Gambit

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Setting a Whois server to query? posted by Adam Clauss on Sun, 11 Apr 2004