external_ip_addr

Custom Fact for returning your public ip address as seen by http://ifconfig.me/

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  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Mar 29th 2015

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dggreenbaum/external_ip_addr — version 0.1.0 Mar 29th 2015

external_ip_addr

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Limitations - OS compatibility, etc.

Overview

This defines a custom fact for getting your IP address from and external source (http://ifconfig.me/). Thismay be useful for those who are behind NATs who need to know how to direct traffic back to their network.

Limitations

Only works on Linux