*nix Documentation Project
·  Home
 +   man pages
·  Linux HOWTOs
·  FreeBSD Tips
·  *niX Forums

  man pages->Linux man pages -> whoami (1)              
Title
Content
Arch
Section
 

WHOAMI(1)

Contents


NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

       whoami - print effective userid

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

       whoami [OPTION]...

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

       Print  the  user  name  associated  with the current effective user id.
       Same as id -un.

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

AUTHOR    [Toc]    [Back]

       Written by Richard Mlynarik.

REPORTING BUGS    [Toc]    [Back]

       Report bugs to <bug-sh-utils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT    [Toc]    [Back]

       Copyright (C) 2000 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO  warranty;  not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

      
      
       The full documentation for whoami is maintained as  a  Texinfo  manual.
       If  the	info  and whoami programs are properly installed at your site,
       the command

	      info whoami

       should give you access to the complete manual.



GNU sh-utils 2.0.11		   July 2001			     WHOAMI(1)
[ Back ]
 Similar pages
Name OS Title
whoami HP-UX print effective current user id
id Linux print real and effective UIDs and GIDs
cap_acquire IRIX make permitted set capabilities effective or remove effective capabilities
DXmPrintWgtAugmentList Tru64 Defines additional print formats and lets you add new options to the print widget option menus.
pxfgetegid IRIX Gets the effective group ID
pxfgeteuid IRIX Gets effective user ID
cuserid FreeBSD get user name associated with effective UID
setreuid OpenBSD set real and effective user IDs
whoami FreeBSD display effective user id
setreuid Tru64 Set real and effective user IDs
Copyright © 2004-2005 DeniX Solutions SRL
newsletter delivery service