Ruby Netki Public Lookup API Client

This Ruby gem provides a client for Netki's Public Lookup API.

This is forked from Netki's Partner API Client to only include lookup functionality


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'netki-tether'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install netki-tether


This gem provides a single command to lookup a Netki address.


require 'netki'

Netki.wallet_lookup("wallet.whitjack.bit", "BTC")

This would return "17t9jJkx1XoVXXVR5kBkF34Dv14rQkzFHH"

If a wallet is not resolved, it will return [false, "No Address Found"]

See rdoc-generated documentation for this Gem in doc/


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake false to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at, as well as