WHOAMI linux command manual
WHOAMI(1) User Commands WHOAMI(1)
whoami - print effective userid
Print the user name associated with the current effective user id.
Same as id -un.
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Richard Mlynarik.
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Copyright (C) 2004 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 PARTICU-
The full documentation for whoami is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and whoami programs are properly installed at your site,
info coreutils whoami
should give you access to the complete manual.
whoami 5.2.1 May 2004 WHOAMI(1)