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Old 03-14-2005, 03:10 PM   #1
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how to find my IP?


is there a way to figure out my IP on my linux box? i'm going to attempt to install apache on this bad boy =)
 
Old 03-14-2005, 03:13 PM   #2
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would you believe me if i said no?

i hope not, as there are loads of ways, e.g. running "/sbin/ifconfig"
 
Old 03-14-2005, 03:15 PM   #3
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lol... no i wouldn't believe u... but i thought about such SMARTASS remarks when i wrote the question.. thanks for the info, though! =)
 
Old 03-14-2005, 03:18 PM   #4
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Hmm ....

Your remark about runing apache makes me think you
are looking for your "external" internet ip address.

In that case there are also "loads of ways"

Here's one:
fire up your web browser and point it to
http://checkip.dyndns.org
 
Old 03-14-2005, 03:20 PM   #5
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Are you using DHCP.Are you using a Modem.Do you have a static address.
 
Old 03-14-2005, 03:29 PM   #6
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i'm currently DHCP right now.. i just need to play around apache to make sure it works w/ mysql(which i've yet to build and i wish firebird was more popular) server... once i'm comfortable about the security/performance.. then i have to install something like cpanel but not cpanel(a cheaper solution i hope- dreamhost perhaps?) to do some linux hosting... so i can just add accounts/domains in a few clicks and my customer gets an account immediately to play with... hope this journey will be a painless one...
 
Old 03-14-2005, 10:10 PM   #7
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www.ipchicken.com

Could always go to your modem's cfg page....motorola cable modems have one...it will show your ip as well.
Of course going to your router's page will show it too.

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Old 03-14-2005, 11:21 PM   #8
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