Determining LAN IP
jimaultwins at yahoo.com
Thu Aug 26 18:29:11 CDT 2010
On Aug 26, 2010, at 3:54 PM, Mark Schonewille wrote:
> Hi Monte,
I get "127.0.0.1" which is my cpu, which is what I would expect.
> work for you?
> Op 27 aug. 2010 om 00:50 heeft Monte Goulding <monte at sweattechnologies.com
> > het volgende geschreven:
>> Hi Everyone
>> To determine the domain name of the computer Rev is running on we
>> use hostName() and to turn that into an IP we use
>> hostNameToAddress(hostName()). If you are behind a router this will
>> return your LAN IP however if your computer is using a modem it
>> will return a public IP. I need a reliable LAN IP so I can ask the
>> user to enter it into their iPhone to connect to my sync server.
>> Should I just be parsing ifconfig and ipconfig and forget about
>> hostName() or what?
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