Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2010
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whoami - print effective userid
Print the user name associated with the current effective user ID.
Same as id -un.
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Richard Mlynarik.
Report whoami bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report whoami translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'whoami invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
- REPORTING BUGS
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