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External IP (raw data)

Terminal - External IP (raw data)
curl ifconfig.me
2013-11-05 13:18:44
User: Gepeto
External IP (raw data)

Designed to access external IP from shell. Check the web page (ifconfig.me) to find many more options such as port, lang, mime, ...


There are 5 alternatives - vote for the best!

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

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

Faster than the curl/wget-approaches.

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

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

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

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