Subject: Re: awhois: which 'whois'?
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/20/2005 18:49:01
On Sun, 20 Mar 2005, Georg Schwarz wrote:
> net/awhois attempts to call a command 'whois'. As far as I can see, no
> package installs a command under this name. Is it assumed that this
> comes from the OS?

Solaris, NetBSD and Linux (SuSE) have it in /usr/bin/whois.

  - Hubert

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