Re: ip address newbie help

Marc Lindahl (
Mon, 17 Feb 1997 14:59:57 -0500

At 10:48 AM -0500 2/17/97, Michael Kankiewicz wrote:
>Hi all. I know that you need to know your ip address for someone to
>connect. However, my understandind is that when you dial in to your
>provider, a temporary ip address is "assigned". If this is true, how can
>you know in advance what your ip address is? Thanks,
> Michael

On the Macintosh, if you're running Open Transport (which you should!),
there's many ways. Try the program MacTCP Watcher (