Finding your dynamic external IP
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Sun Aug 3 20:02:23 PDT 2003
"David S. Jackson" <deepbsd at earthlink.net> writes:
> If your external IP number changes, as with DHCP, is there a way
> to find out what it currently is? I was thinking you could keep
> BitchX logged into a chat channel and script a /dns yournick and
> email yourself the results from time to time.
> How would you do it?
For DHCP specifically, the best thing to do is to use the
dhclient-exit-hooks script to do whatever you want. My particular
example is attached...
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