SPUG: Get the local IP address?

Bill Campbell bill at celestial.com
Wed Jul 20 15:35:38 PDT 2005

On Wed, Jul 20, 2005, Atom Powers wrote:
>On 7/20/05, Bill Campbell <bill at celestial.com> wrote:
>> I handle this with a module I wrote that scans the output of the ifconfig
>> command with appropriate conversions based on the underlying OS.
>I was hoping to avoid parsing ifconfig. But I haven't found any other way.

It's not too difficult with a few regular expressions.

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