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External IP (raw data)

Terminal - External IP (raw data)
dig +short myip.opendns.com @resolver1.opendns.com
2013-09-17 21:09:19
Functions: dig
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External IP (raw data)

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Terminal - Alternatives
dig +short myip.opendns.com @resolver1.opendns.com
2010-04-02 21:53:26
User: dooblem
Functions: dig
27

Instead of opening your browser, googling "whatismyip"...

Also useful for scripts.

dig can be found in the dnsutils package.

dig +short @resolver1.opendns.com myip.opendns.com
2010-07-30 15:32:21
User: John_W
Functions: dig
9

Faster than the curl/wget-approaches.

curl -s ip.appspot.com
2010-04-04 01:22:59
User: tuxilicious
8

should be very consistent cause it's google :-)

dig +short myip.opendns.com @resolver1.opendns.com
curl -s icanhazip.com
2010-04-03 11:11:34
User: thelan
4

Get your external ip adress thanks to http://www.icanhazip.com

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