LKBEN10956: Howto find your IP address with hostname
You do not know your IP address
You can use the hostname command to find this information.
hostname -i -> delivers your ip address. You can also use: hostname --ip-address
More parameters for hostname are shown here:
-s, --short short host name
-a, --alias alias names
-i, --ip-address addresses for the host name
-f, --fqdn, --long long host name (FQDN)
-d, --domain DNS domain name
-y, --yp, --nis NIS/YP domain name
-F, --file read host name or NIS domain name from given file
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Author:- Keskon GmbH & Co. KG
Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience, including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform.