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Get IP address from domain

Terminal - Get IP address from domain
nslookup www.example.com | tail -2 | head -1 | awk '{print $2}'
2013-09-05 20:26:45
User: wsams
Functions: awk head nslookup tail
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Get IP address from domain

I'm not sure how reliable this command is, but it works for my needs. Here's also a variant using grep.

nslookup www.example.com | grep "^Address: " | awk '{print $2}'

Alternatives

There are 6 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
dig +short google.com
host example.com | head -1 | awk '{print $4}'
dig +short <domain>

Know a better way?

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What others think

dig +short google.com

Also keep in mind that a domain can have many addresses.

Comment by petiteabeille 98 weeks and 5 days ago

@petiteabeille: +1

Comment by sputnick 98 weeks and 4 days ago

Thanks @petiteabeille, I wasn't familiar with that command.

Comment by wsams 98 weeks and 2 days ago

Wonderful.

Share a website with you ,

( http://www.shoes2.us// )

Believe you will love it.

We accept any form of payment.

http://www.shoes2.us/Michael-Kors-Handbags-n2447/

Comment by shoesus30 98 weeks and 2 days ago

Your point of view

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