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IP my Digital Ocean App

I required ip address of my server for MongoDB Atlas whitelist. I don’t see it in control panel.

I’ve tried:

  1. Ping host on my pc and getting this ip.
  2. By console on DO App control panel and python interpreter, like this:
from requests import get

ip = get('https://api.ipify.org').text
print('My public IP address is:', ip)

This 2 methods returns 2 differences ip address. Unfortunately, neither of them doesn’t work with Atlas MongoDB.

P.S. My app is in docker file.

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I concur and would like a way of pointing at the IP of my app for the purposes of DNS direction

DigitalOcean, what’s the story here?


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Hi michaldev,

We currently don’t provide external IP addresses for apps in App Platform.

To use MongoDB Atlas with App Platform today, you’ll have to add the CIDR block 0.0.0.0/0 to your access list entries in MongoDB Atlas. Make sure that you have strong credentials, since this will allow access from anywhere.

Best, Moises