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resolveip: resolve host name to IP address or vice versa


resolveip - resolve host name to IP address or vice versa


resolveip [options] {host_name|ip-addr} ...


The resolveip utility resolves host names to IP addresses and vice versa.


resolveip is deprecated and is removed in MySQL 8.0. nslookup, host, or dig can be used instead.

Invoke resolveip like this:

shell> resolveip [options] {host_name|ip-addr} ...

resolveip supports the following options.

--help, --info, -?, -I

Display a help message and exit.

--silent, -s

Silent mode. Produce less output.

--version, -V

Display version information and exit.


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