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Strips the non-ip information from the dig output. Could be combined with "head -1" to ensure a single ip is returned. Useful for outputting as a variable for use in scripts.
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I use this in a script on my openwrt router to check if my DynDNS needs to be updated, saves your account from being banned for blank updates.
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