From: Michael McGoogan <m.mcgoogan§aussiehq.com.au>
Date: Sun, 26 Nov 2006 16:43:23 +1100
More often then not, registrants forget which email address they have
setup for the registrant contact; so when they want to transfer their
domain they rely on their new registrar to streamline the process for

It is common practice to advise the new client of the email address
currently set as the registrant contact; so that they can check it and
approve the domain transfer. Registrant contact information for domains
sponsored by other registrars is now only available through the
captcha'd WHOIS.

It's about customer service. 

-----Original Message-----
From: dns-bounces+m.mcgoogan=aussiehq.com.au&#167;dotau.org
[mailto:dns-bounces+m.mcgoogan=aussiehq.com.au&#167;dotau.org] On Behalf Of
David Keegel
Sent: Sunday, 26 November 2006 1:56 PM
To: .au DNS Discussion List
Subject: Re: [DNS] New WHOIS


Can you give some examples of why au domain registrars would need
to use whois in their systems, rather than whois-check or EPP?

On Fri, Nov 24, 2006 at 09:04:22PM +0800, Michael Baker wrote:
> Its not just that a lot of au domain registrars have to modify there
> code now because of the changes

 David Keegel <djk&#167;cybersource.com.au>
 Cybersource P/L: Linux/Unix Systems Administration
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