PHP Whois Function

Posted on 2008-10-20
Last Modified: 2013-12-13

Am developing a web hosting project, i just wanna confirm how domain name whois information is written in PHP.
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None of the both is working. One error to the other.

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I hope this helps you.

Kind regards,

Matthias Vance
	function whois($query, $server) {
		$socket = fsockopen($server, 43, $errno, $errstr, 10);
		if(!$socket) {
			return false;
		fwrite($socket, $query . "\r\n");
		$response = "";
		while(!feof($socket)) {
			$response .= fgets($socket, 1024);
		return $response;
	echo whois("", "");

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