Python program to Display Hostname and IP address?

PythonProgrammingServer Side Programming

Python provides gethostname(),gethostbyname() two function. gethostname() retrives the standard host name for the local machine. gethostbyname() retrives host information corresponding to a host name from a host database.

Socket. gethostname()
Socket. gethostbyname()

Algorithm

Step 1: use module socket.
Step 2: use gethostname() retrives the standard host name for the local machine.
Step 3: use gethostbyname() retrives host information corresponding to a host name from a host database.

Example Code

# Display hostname andIP address
import socket
def host_IP():
   try:
      hname = socket.gethostname()
      hip = socket.gethostbyname(hname)
      print("Hostname:  ",hname)
      print("IP Address: ",hip)
   except:
      print("Unable to get Hostname and IP")
# Driver code
host_IP() #Function call

Output

Hostname:   Satyajit-PC
IP Address:  192.168.1.66
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Published on 25-Sep-2018 12:57:07
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