An open and extensible python whois client that retreives the registration record for the domain name that you specify. It has in-built support for significantly more WHOIS formats than the Sysinternals whois client. It is intended to be a drop-in replacement for the Windows Sysinternals whois client.
None. Just follow the instructions below.
- Download the latest version from the releases page
- Drop whois.exe into
C:\Program Files\open-whoisor another location of your choosing.
- Update your PATH environment variable with the new folder
- Run from the command prompt:
C:\> whois.exe google.com
Build / Develop
open-whois is a compiled Python application using PyInstaller. It has been built and tested on Python 2.7.
> cd open-whois > pyinstaller.exe --clean -y --onefile whois.py
Open-whois is available under the MIT license.
Feel free to fork and submit pull requests or submit issues.