Whois - unable to connect.
pyevet at aapt.net.au
Wed Nov 19 23:14:01 UTC 2008
On Thu, 2008-11-20 at 06:43 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
> > I suppose the config file is the first place to look, but what
> is the
> > relevant section? Couldn't see anything relevant in bugzilla. I'm
> > using F8 if that makes a difference.
> Q1 Are all whois requests timing out or just this one? e.g. whois
> cnn.com works? fails?
[simon at ipex ~]$ whois cnn.com
[Unable to connect to remote host]
[simon at ipex ~]$
All for the past while, Ed, but not sure when it started.
> Q2 Have you tried something like wireshark or tcpdump and filtered
> port 43 (whois port)?
Nothing at all on wireshark port 43 TCP nor UDP. So the request is not
being sent at all?
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