groupinfo - displays group information
groupinfo [-ev] group
The groupinfo utility retrieves the group information from
The following command line options are recognised:
-e return 0 if the group exists, and non-zero if the
group does not
exist, on the system. No information is displayed.
This form of
the command is useful for scripts which need to
check whether a
particular group name or GID is already in use on
-v perform any actions in a verbose manner.
The group argument may either be a group's name, or a GID.
The groupinfo utility exits 0 if the group name or GID exists, and nonzero
if it does not.
The groupinfo utility first appeared in OpenBSD 2.7.
The groupinfo utility was written by Alistair G. Crooks
OpenBSD 3.6 November 30, 1999
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