Computer Tips - Linux: find external IP-address on the command line

Date: 2021mar3 Keywords: bash Q. Linux: find external IP-address on the command line A. This brief command will do it:
curl ifconfig.co
It will just display the IP-address - eg:
100.200.300.400
You can also do:
lynx whatsmyip.com
But its output is more messy For more info visit http://ifconfig.co with a regular browser like Firefox.