Port 43 WHOIS Service
.CAPETOWN : whois.nic.capetown
.DURBAN : whois.nic.durban
.JOBURG : whois.nic.joburg
.WEB.ZA : web-whois.registry.net.za
.ORG.ZA : org-whois.registry.net.za
.NET.ZA : net-whois.registry.net.za
.CO.ZA : coza-whois.registry.net.za
1. Domain Name Queries
Querying for a domain name will return basic domain name information as well as its associated contacts and nameservers. The [SERVER_NAME] is relative to the name space you want to query; please see list above. The [DOMAIN_NAME] is the domain name you want queried.
COMMAND: whois -h [SERVER_NAME] [DOMAIN_NAME]
EXAMPLE: whois -h coza-whois.registry.net.za exampledomain.co.za
2. Nameserver Queries
Querying for a name server will return all the information pertaining to the nameserver queried. The [SERVER_NAME] is relative to the name space you want to query; please see list above. The [NAMESERVER_NAME] is the name or IP address of the nameserver you are looking to obtain information about.
COMMAND: whois -h [SERVER_NAME] [NAMESERVER_NAME]
EXAMPLE: whois -h coza-whois.registry.net.za ns1.exampledomain.co.za
Last update: 25-10-2016 07:35:52
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