Discover IP addresses on the local network
Download and install
Start by opening a Terminal sessions, and run the following command to install nmap:
sudo apt-get install nmap
Now you can use ifconfig to find out the address of the local network that you want to scan.
eth0 inet addr: 192.168.1.52 Bcast: 192.168.1.255 Mask 255.255.255.0
Now you can run the correct nmap task.
nmap -sn 192.168.1.0/24
You will now get a listing of all currently attached devices, with their respective IP addresses.
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