I am creating a script for deploying droplets, the examples show a prepopulated ip. Where does this come from?

Posted October 29, 2014 1.5k views

If you look at this guide:

You’ll see the ip address:

Where is that coming from if you are creating a new droplet?

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It’s an internal address DO (and other cloud providers) use to provide metadata.