Finding IP address

I have DHCP on my linux box, and I would like to know what the current ip address of my machine is so I can telnet in from the outside.  Thanks.
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type ifconfig
it will show what ip address u got
meetzeAuthor Commented:
I do not seem to have "ifconfig" on my system, when I type it it tells me "bash: ifconfig: command not found"
meetzeAuthor Commented:
tumma...sorry, I have to run it as root, reply and I will award you the points...
If the machine was configured with a hostname - ping the hostname i.e. if the machine name is then ping joesmachine.

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There is always ifconfig... it's not just enough to type it... try a find from the root.
In my linux box, ifconfig is on this path:


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