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WHOAMI

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2007
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NAME

whoami - print effective userid  

SYNOPSIS

whoami [OPTION]...  

DESCRIPTION

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

Written by Richard Mlynarik.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.  

SEE ALSO

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.


 

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