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Show local IP

Terminal - Show local IP
ifconfig eth0 | grep "inet:" | cut -d ":" -f2 | cut -d " " -f1
2009-12-05 02:59:18
User: guelfoweb
Functions: cut grep ifconfig
Show local IP


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the inet: doens't work on my distros, here is what it work

gnu@robby:~$ ifconfig eth0 | grep "inet" | cut -d ":" -f2 | cut -d " " -f1

Comment by eastwind 281 weeks and 3 days ago

Neither work on my version of FreeBSD. My interfaces are named en[0-9].

Comment by putnamhill 281 weeks and 3 days ago

...sorry should've included that my ifconfig doesn't prepend the ip number with a :.

Comment by putnamhill 281 weeks and 3 days ago

This kind of code is already broken from the start. Will very likely only work on your computer --- so typically this shouldn't appear on commandlinefu.

Comment by gniourf_gniourf 281 weeks and 3 days ago

work on my Ubuntu distro

Comment by guelfoweb 281 weeks and 2 days ago

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