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Hello, when i tried to get whois on an .com domain, it automatically used tucows whois, it appears it cant connect that server, please how can i fix it, so ...
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    Linux centos, cant connect whois.tucows.com


    Hello, when i tried to get whois on an .com domain, it automatically used tucows whois, it appears it cant connect that server, please how can i fix it, so it dont fail or use another server?

    Code:
    whois mydomainname.com -f
    + whoisout='[Querying whois.verisign-grs.com]
    [Redirected to whois.tucows.com]
    [Querying whois.tucows.com]
    [Unable to connect to remote host]'
    I have:
    Linux * 2.6.18-348.3.1.el5.028stab106.2 #1 SMP Wed Mar 27 16:56:40 MSK 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

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    I think it was due to the firewall, do changes in the configuration file : add port 43 in the config file, It may work fine...

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