myip in /etc/rc.d/rc.local
chuckh at hhs48.com
Tue Feb 28 12:51:59 EST 2006
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The line I posted was an alias definition, not a command to execute. You
might be able to make it work if you put just the stuff between the
single quotes there. However, it will probably show you the IP address
and then whisk it away before you notice it.
You would be better off putting the whole line in /etc/profile, and that
way it defines the myip command for any and all users. I find it handy
to have that command, even though my IP does not change, since it is a
quick and reliable way to check if I have a live connection to the
On Tue, Feb 28, 2006 at 12:48:57PM -0500, Dan Murphy wrote:
> I tryed putting the line Chuck posted in /etc/rc.d/rc.local, but it didn't
> work. It just occured to me what the problem might be.
> perhaps I should try the full path to wged.
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