[consult] "Removal of WHOIS Query Result Limit" revisited

michael.dillon at bt.com michael.dillon at bt.com
Fri Mar 23 16:39:47 EDT 2007

> At this point it appears I am just SOoL, and I wish to revise my
> comment.  I would suggest that there be some method of 
> obtaining larger
> search results, whether:

Earlier in your message you said that you wanted more flexible searching
so that you can just specify the records you need. If ARIN would simply
take some of the existing database search software or web search
software, and adapt it to the whois database, this problem would be

> a.  being able to apply for a temporary exemption from the 
> search limit
> for good cause
> b.  being able to request a custom report, perhaps for a fee

On the other hand, option b here may actually be LESS expensive for ARIN
to implement.

--Michael Dillon

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