[GTALUG] Getting external IP
Jose A. Dias
jose.dias at diaslan.net
Sat Jan 27 21:06:29 EST 2018
And while you're scraping that, you can ping the default gateway that
the "modem" gives you and as long as you can get there then you're
I do that to keep an eye on what Rogers does in the neighbourhood. I
ping the external address of my firewall, the default gateway, the dns
servers listed then google.ca and rogers.com.
jose "dot" dias "at" DiasLan "dot" net
> -----Original Message-----
> From: talk [mailto:talk-bounces at gtalug.org] On Behalf Of Alvin Starr
> Sent: Saturday, January 27, 2018 7:49 PM
> To: William Park via talk
> Subject: Re: [GTALUG] Getting external IP
> I am not all that familiar with the cable modems but you should be
> to scrape the ip address from the modem.
> They will be using DHCP or possibly ppoe but one way or another your
> modem will have your address.
> On 01/27/2018 05:10 PM, William Park via talk wrote:
> > Cable, which is owned by Rogers.
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