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Does OS X log my IP address?

I need to know which IP address I was using two days ago. Is there any log file in OS X that contains this information? Update: And Chrome for Mac could store this information somewhere?
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How to use different ip address between virtual machine and your laptop?

How to use different ip address between virtual machine and laptop. For laptop, my os is mac. And within my laptop, i run a virtual machine (vbox). The os within vbox is ubuntu 11. Thank you.
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ip address seen in ifconfig in os x which is not present in network setting

I have a macbook and some while back I must have assigned it an ip address of 192.168.2.1 on the ethernet interface. The problem is that the ip is still seen even when I have removed it from the ...
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Mac OS X: Please explain ifconfig output?

When I do ifconfig on my Mac, I get a list of the following interfaces: lo0 gif0 stf0 en0 fw0 en1 vmnet8 vmnet1 I wonder what each interface is. Also, which of these is the IP interface ? I don't ...
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How to find out ip address of router

How can I find out what IP my router on my local area network is using?
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Could you help me to understand netstat output?

I am trying to figure out how to get IP of a suspicious access point I am using to access the internet. Running netstat, I get the following: $ netstat -rn Routing tables Internet: Destination ...
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How to troubleshoot DHCP problems?

This question was originally titled "How to gather information about suspicious wireless access point?" but then this topic has been moved to another question, leaving here discussion of connection ...
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Why does ping'ing another inet machine from MacBook get netgate's IP address?

I have three machines in my home network connected by a wireless router. One is a server installed with Linux at 192.168.1.1. Another is a ThinkPad with MS Windows XP at 192.168.1.2. The last one is a ...
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Why does MacOSX try to resolve zero padded IP addresses as host names?

This one caused a friend some headache when setting up a switched internet connection which had zero padded IP addresses in the configuration paper like so: 192.168.019.254 No matter how he tried to ...
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How to know the IP address of a Mac when it is in network

My Mac mini is connected in a network ( LAN ). As every one knows, each system in a network - has a unique ip address. My Mac mini's IP address is: 192.168.32.164. My Mac is connected to the network ...