File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes JSP and the fly likes how to get Client ip address ? Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » JSP
Bookmark "how to get Client ip address ? " Watch "how to get Client ip address ? " New topic

how to get Client ip address ?

ozkan gumus

Joined: Sep 03, 2007
Posts: 7
Hi all ,

i have a server application running on Tomcat App. Server . i want to get the ip address of the client who send its requests by its browser ?
any suggestions ?
PS. Http headers does not contain Client ip .

thanks ,
William Brogden
Author and all-around good cowpoke

Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 12761
Examine the JavaDocs for the javax.servlet.ServletRequest interface....
You will find the getRemoteAddr method.

Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

You can find the API here:

Java API J2EE API Servlet Spec JSP Spec How to ask a question... Simple Servlet Examples jsonf
With a little knowledge, a cast iron skillet is non-stick and lasts a lifetime.
subject: how to get Client ip address ?
Similar Threads
How to get IP Address of Client Machine?
How to obtain the destination machine information
Read Client IP Address behind Proxy
Port Number while starting the server
get the IP Address