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Get your external IP address without curl

Terminal - Get your external IP address without curl
wget -qO- icanhazip.com
2010-06-24 03:49:14
Functions: wget
11
Get your external IP address without curl

Curl is not installed by default on many common distros anymore. wget always is :)

wget -qO- ifconfig.me/ip

Alternatives

There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
curl ifconfig.me
2010-04-21 13:10:33
User: aajjk
229

curl ifconfig.me/ip -> IP Adress

curl ifconfig.me/host -> Remote Host

curl ifconfig.me/ua ->User Agent

curl ifconfig.me/port -> Port

thonks to http://ifconfig.me/

curl icanhazip.com
curl icanhazip.com
curl ifconfig.me
2010-08-01 13:56:01
User: CodSpirit
Tags: ip address
35

Short command, easy to remember

curl ifconfig.me
2010-08-01 13:56:01
User: CodSpirit
Tags: ip address
35

Short command, easy to remember

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What others think

icanhazip.com is good because it has IPv6 and IPv4.

Comment by kenyon 242 weeks ago

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