Stewart wrote:
> whats the best way to get a client ip address. I am using rails if that
> makes any difference

It does - you need the socket, and if you're in a Mongrel hiding behind
an Apache or IIS you're out of luck. Otherwise, BasicSocket::getpeeraddr
is what you want - then you have to parse the sockaddr structure in a
platform-dependent way. Blech - why can't Ruby do basic sockets right?