This module is designed to fetch your external IP address from the internet. It is used mostly when behind a NAT. It picks your IP randomly from a serverlist to minimize request overhead on a single server
If you want to add or remove your server from the list contact me on github
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>>> import ipgetter >>> myip = ipgetter.myip() >>> myip '188.8.131.52'
$ python -m ipgetter '184.108.40.206'
# pip install ipgetter
Or download the tarball or git clone the repository and then:
# python setup.py install
- 45 servers
- Simpler is better
- Fix servers (current 42 servers)
- Serverlist = 44 servers
- Added timeout for getting the IP
- Fix distutils issues
- Fix python 2 backwards compatibility
- You can retrieve your IP.
- Serverlist = 16 servers