What is my public IP-address?

dig @208.67.222.222 myip.opendns.com
Very effective, use only DNS protocol. The @ part is optional if you already set opendns servers as default ns servers.

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By: CodSpirit
2010-08-01 13:58:54

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I Like curl icanhazip.com the most, its short and nothing else then my ips comes out
peshay · 436 weeks and 5 days ago
Just add the +short option to the dig command and you'll get only the IP :) I like the fact that this uses OpenDNS since it's proven itself to be quite reliable.
michaelmior · 436 weeks and 5 days ago

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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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