WhatIP – Graphical tool for notifying public / local IP addresses, ports and local devices

Want to see your IP address, listening port, or local network device, but hate Linux commands? Well, What IP is a simple graphical tool for doing that job.

Which IP A free open source tool written in Python 3 with the GTK + 3 framework. Software features:

  • Shows the IP addresses of public, local, and virtual interfaces.
  • Shows the location of the public IP.
  • List the ports that your system is listening on and see if they are publicly reachable.
  • Lists all devices on your local network.

WhatIP – Graphical tool for notifying public / local IP addresses, ports and local devices

Display IP address

WhatIP – Graphical tool for notifying public / local IP addresses, ports and local devices

Listening port

WhatIP – Graphical tool for notifying public / local IP addresses, ports and local devices

How to install IP on Ubuntu:

The software is available as a flat pack package. Flathub repository.. Open a terminal and run the following commands one at a time to install on Ubuntu 20.04 (Ubuntu 18.04 is Added Flat Pack PPA the first).

  • 1.) Run the following command to install the flatpak framework.
    sudo apt install flatpak
  • 2.) Add the flathub repository using the command.
    flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
  • 3.) Finally, use the command to install the tool.
    flatpak install flathub org.gabmus.whatip

WhatIP – Graphical tool for notifying public / local IP addresses, ports and local devices

(Optional) To remove the What IP flatpak package, run the following command:

flatpak uninstall flathub org.gabmus.whatip
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