Why No Built in GetMyIP call in LiveCode?
jimaultwins at yahoo.com
Fri Jun 10 13:36:18 CDT 2011
On Jun 10, 2011, at 11:20 AM, John Patten wrote:
> Actually Chris I wanted the local network, behind the firewall IP
> address. The project I have in mind is just using sockets in a
> single classroom. All computers have 10.x.x.x. addresses.
You could try this.
When you send a packet to another machine in the LAN, the 10.x
address is one of the params, so you could do a 'who am I' to any of
the other computers. Just give every computer on the network the
ability to respond with that info.
One machine could be set with a manual IP and the others dynamic.
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