Re: Discover machines on local network
- From: Chris Wilkinson <blobster@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 08 Jul 2006 23:23:41 +1000
I'm running Suse 10.1 and that didn't work.
BTW ifconfig does not usually require root access to report the ip
On this box you need root access to run ifconfig at all. I assume, then,
that not true for all distros?
It lives in /sbin, which is often not included in the path for a plain
as in Jane user, but executing /sbin/ifconfig will allow you to see the
current network interfaces and their status, IP's etc.
Attempting to use ifconfig to change routing etc *will* require you to
Chris Wilkinson, Brisbane, Australia.
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