Whois borked.

B H bernt at bah.homeip.net
Thu Mar 8 16:49:01 UTC 2007

Nikos Vassiliadis skrev:
> On Thursday 08 March 2007 17:23, B H wrote:
>>I´ve upgraded from 6.1-stable to 6.2-STABLE and now whois don't like me 
>>any more.
>>$ whois ipnumber
>>whois: whois.arin.net: servname not supported for ai_socktype
> Is it configured to the services DB?

Silly me. It was not. Is that change to the services DB dokumented in 
UPDATING? Or somewhere else?

> Do a "grep whois /etc/services". You
> should see there - among aothers - a
> line like this:
> nicname          43/tcp    whois

I added it and now it works!

Thank you Nikos Vassiliadis

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