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whois.ripe.net: %ERROR:201: access denied for

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Once again, SpamCop has cached an error message instead of whois data and it looks like there is no way to clear this cached response:

$ whois[at]whois.ripe.net


% This is the RIPE Database query service.

% The objects are in RPSL format.


% The RIPE Database is subject to Terms and Conditions.

% See http://www.ripe.net/db/support/db-terms-conditions.pdf

%ERROR:201: access denied for


% Sorry, access from your host has been permanently

% denied because of a repeated excessive querying.

% For more information, see

% http://www.ripe.net/data-tools/db/faq/faq-db/why-did-you-receive-the-error-201-access-denied

% This query was served by the RIPE Database Query Service version 1.76 (DB-1)

Response should be:


% Abuse contact for ' -' is 'abuse[at]cogentco.com'


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