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 getip(1m)		  Open Software Foundation		   getip(1m)




 NAME
      getip - Gets a host's IP address

 SYNOPSIS
      getip host


 ARGUMENTS
      host	The host argument indicates the name of the machine whose IP
		address you want to obtain.


 DESCRIPTION
      The getip command prints the IP address of the machine indicated in
      the host argument.  A machine may have more than one IP address
      associated with it; if so, getip prints one of the addresses.  If the
      command fails, it returns a status of 1.

 RELATED INFORMATION
      Functions: gethostbyname(3)


































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