Get your external IP address

Request all information about my IP address in json format

By: truemilk
2010-04-21 20:47:17

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Why not: curl ?
matthewbauer · 548 weeks and 6 days ago
It's not really the external address you get with the commands above, you may be behind NAT etc. Something like this will give you the IP that the world sees (unless you are web proxied :-( ) ... curl 2>/dev/null |fgrep Address:
gtoal · 548 weeks and 5 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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