prop-019: A proposal for whois database query


This is a proposal to for an alternative way to store and query whois data at an LIR as well as NIR and RIR level.

Proposal reference prop-019-v001
Current status Abandoned after four-week discussion on mailing list.
Other RIR status Not presented at other RIRs.
Discussion document A proposal for whois database query
Author Jeng-jr Li
Relevant forum Database SIG
Mailing list sig-db

Proposal history

Activity Date Status
Posting to mailing list 10 February 2004 Announced
Presentation at APNIC meeting 1 March 2006 Status discussed at APNIC 21 Database SIG:

  • Presentation [ppt | pdf]
  • Audio of discussion at Database SIG [mp3]
Announcement of comment period on mailing list 13 March 2006 Announced

Comments closed 11 April 2006.

Policy abandoned 18 April 2006 Announced