printpw - Outputs the contents of the password database
Outputs all information. Use of this option is the same as
specifying all options with -cdgsu. Outputs username and
the comment string. Output username and the login directory.
Outputs username and the group ID numerical value.
Output username and the login shell. Output username and
the UID numerical value.
The printpw command outputs the contents of the
/etc/passwd database file in ASCII format to the standard
output. When printpw is called with no option, all usernames
in the database are output.
The /etc/passwd database file is accessed through the
standard library function getpwent. On secure systems that
have changed this library function or on systems with Network
Information Service (NIS) service installed, printpw
produces the same information.
When printpw is called in combination with any option, one
or more additional columns separated with : (colon) is
To output the username, UID, and login directory of all
users in the password database file, enter:
Specifies the command path The password database file
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