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How will we find the ip address for this machine

nyspcor01g[oracle:coreaux1]

This is sunsolaris
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Question by:thomasliju
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by:helpfinder
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try to use ping command.
ping nyspcor01g
if nyspcor01g is a hostname you should get back recolved IP
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) earned 1000 total points
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Try:
ifconfig -a
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by:omarfarid
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you may run the command

ifconfig -a

which will show you the network interfaces and their IPs

OR

you could run

grep `hostname` /etc/hosts

OR

nslookup `hostname`
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by:Shahnawaz Ahmed
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Dear thomasliju,


You will find by the below 2 commands, give a try now

ifconfig -a  

cat /etc/hosts | grep <server_name>
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by:sdstuber
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Since the question was originally posted in the Oracle Database topic area, I'll assume you want an Oracle solution as well.

use the UTL_INADDR package


select UTL_INADDR.get_host_address('nyspcor01g') from dual;

Note, in 11g or higher databases you'll need an ACL that allows the RESOLVE privilege
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by:thomasliju
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This is good for any servers..
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by:slightwv (䄆 Netminder)
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thomasliju,

Can you explain why you accepted the post you did? ifconfig and /etc/hosts had both been posted previously.
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