RE: .org whois - a clarification

Please note that this is an issue that ICANN is addressing. PIR is
working with the staff at ICANN to assist in any way necessary.

Regards,

Bruce Beckwith
Public Interest Registry

) There has been some confusion about the naming of the new .org whois
for
) port 43 service. As noted now on our web site, and also in other
posts,
) it can be found at:
)
) whois.publicinterestregistry.net

Will rs.internic.net eventually provide referals to the appropriate
whois
servers, or will there be a "smarter" referer somewhere along the lines?