Re: How to discover ip address of slug
- --- In email@example.com, "dormantat" <dormantat@...> wrote:
>Find out the MAC address of your slug, ping the broadcast address of
> At home, I can get the ip address of my slug by checking the router's
> DHCP table to see what ip address it has assigned to the MAC address.
> How can I get the ip address when I plug it into a network where I
> don't have access to whatever assigns ip addresses?
> One solution would be a script that uses the slug's beep to signal the
> ip address. I can write a bash script to do this at the terminal, but
> don't know how to install it so it runs during the boot process.
> Any help on that, or other suggestions, would be welcome.
> My slug runs Debian and I love it.
the network you are on, then run arp -a from a command prompt...the
slugs IP should show up associated with it's MAC address.