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Re: [opensuse] maintaining dynamic ip addr, was: Writing coments on photos problem
* Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx> [02-01-16 11:09]:
Patrick Shanahan wrote:

following might help :) ::

# <--------- Cool Functions by Crouse-------->
# Cool Functions for your .bashrc file.

#myip - finds your current IP if your connected to the internet
myip ()
{
lynx -dump -hiddenlinks=ignore -nolist http://checkip.dyndns.org:8245/
| awk '{ print $4 }' | sed '/^$/d; s/^[ ]*//g; s/[ ]*$//g' }

Seems a little complicated to me. Besides who has lynx installed
anymore :-)

simple matter to change to w3m :)


http://www.dns24.ch/checkip

which also requires a browser, w3m/lynx/links/elinks/....

In an xterm, I type: myip
and it provides: 108.246.208.62


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