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Re: get my ip address




Tony, 15.2.2019, 11:11:29 +0100:

> Debian 9. I need to read my IPv6 address into a python script.
> 
> I am aware that I can call ip a and parse the result. The parsing,
> whilst quite achievable, is slightly tricky, but I can manage the RE, so
>  that's not my question.
> 
> Is there any other way to obtain this data, maybe from /sys?

Take a look at this:
https://pypi.org/project/netifaces/

This is packaged on stretch as python[3]-netifaces

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Regards
  mks