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GET /services/whois_lookups/{whois_lookup_id}

Retrieves the WHOIS lookup status. The result is included if the lookup completes.

Retrieves the WHOIS lookup status.

Table 1: GET /services/whois_lookups/{whois_lookup_id} Resource Details

MIME Type

application/json

Table 2: GET /services/whois_lookups/{whois_lookup_id} Request Parameter Details

Parameter

Type

Optionality

Data Type

MIME Type

Description

whois_lookup_id

path

Required

Number (Integer)

text/plain

Required - The ID of the WHOIS lookup to be retrieve.

fields

query

Optional

String

text/plain

Optional - Use this parameter to specify which fields you would like to get back in the response. Fields that are not named are excluded. Specify subfields in brackets and multiple fields in the same object are separated by commas.

Table 3: GET /services/whois_lookups/{whois_lookup_id} Response Codes

HTTP Response Code

Unique Code

Description

200

 

The WHOIS lookup status was retrieved.

404

1002

The WHOIS lookup status does not exist.

500

1020

An error occurred during the attempt to retrieve the WHOIS lookup status.

Response Description

A WHOIS lookup object, and the location header that is set to the task status url "/services/whois_lookups/{whois_lookup_id}". A WHOIS status object contains the following fields:

  • id - Long - The ID of the WHOIS lookup.

  • ip - String - The IP to investigate.

  • message - String - The result of the WHOIS lookup when complete.

  • status - String - The current state of the task.

Response Sample