whois client needs update - .ms Montserrat ccTLD now operated by MNI / CoCCA

Suresh Ramasubramanian suresh at hserus.net
Mon Jul 21 09:00:13 UTC 2008

Package: whois
Version: 4.7.24
Severity: normal

Querying a .ms domain gets me this -

suresh at frodo 00:59:36 <~> $ whois wing.ms
wing.ms is not a domain controlled by AdamsNames.

Details --- the MS registry is now managed by MNI Networks / CoCCA.

The new whois server (per http://nic.ms) is whois.nic.ms

suresh at frodo 01:58:02 <~> $ whois -h whois.nic.ms wing.ms
TERMS OF USE: You are not authorized to access or query our Whois
database through the use of electronic processes that are high-volume and

The data is for information purposes only. MNINET does not
guarantee its accuracy. By submitting a Whois query, you agree to abide
by the following terms of use: You agree that you may use this Data only
for lawful purposes and that under no circumstances will you use this Data
to: (1) allow, enable, or otherwise support the transmission of mass
unsolicited, commercial advertising or solicitations via e-mail, telephone,
or facsimile; or (2) enable high volume, automated, electronic processes. The compilation, repackaging, dissemination or other use of this Data is
expressly prohibited.

Domain Information
Query: wing.ms
Created: 24 Mar 2008
Expires: 24 Mar 2009
Modified: 30 May 2008
Status: Active
Registrar: enom
Name Servers:

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers hardy-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'hardy-updates'), (500, 'hardy-security'), (500, 'hardy-backports'), (500, 'hardy')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-19-server (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages whois depends on:
ii  libc6                      2.7-10ubuntu3 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libidn11                   1.1-1         GNU libidn library, implementation

whois recommends no packages.

-- debconf information:

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