Converts a string containing an (IPv4) Internet Protocol dotted address into a proper address.
The function works with the following notation:
- Dot-decimal notation (
- Dotted Hexadecimal (
- Dotted Octal (
- Multiple notation (
The function will try to parse any inputs, so a non-complete address (
10.0.0) also works; it will return
NaN if the input is an invalid address.