finding local IP?
thierry.arbellot at wanadoo.fr
Tue Dec 21 10:40:41 CST 2004
On Tuesday, Dec 21, 2004, at 17:27 Europe/Paris, Dar Scott wrote:
> On Dec 21, 2004, at 2:14 AM, Thierry Arbellot wrote:
>> 2 tricks for OS X and Win 2K
>> theIPAddress is the local IP address of the computer
>> MacOS X
>> put replaceText(shell("/sbin/ifconfig en0 | head -3 | grep 'inet
>> ' | cut -d' ' -f 2"),"(\s|\(|\))","") into theIPAddress
>> Windows 2000/XP
>> put "255.255.255.255:43222" into testSocket
>> open datagram socket to testSocket
>> put hostAddress(testSocket) into theIPAddress
>> close socket testSocket
> I think with 2.5, the latter will work on OS X! It did just now on my
> system & Revolution 2.5, anyway. Yay!
You're right. Work on my Mac too (10.2.8 and Rev 2.5)
Good to know.
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