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A small (RIS) Whois client.

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Whois client fully written in Python. It uses the list of assignations provided by the whois client of debian (


To parse the whois entries, it uses an improved version of pywhois: but the basic idea is the same.


To get a whois entry:
pywhois <IP>
To get a RIS entry:
pyRIS <IP>

More information on how to use the lib ASAP.


This code has been first written to be used in bgp ranking: but it is now a standalone project.

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