ID

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: February 2019
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NAME

id - print real and effective user and group IDs  

SYNOPSIS

id [,OPTION/]... [,USER/]  

DESCRIPTION

Print user and group information for the specified USER, or (when USER omitted) for the current user.

-a
ignore, for compatibility with other versions
-Z, --context
print only the security context of the process
-g, --group
print only the effective group ID
-G, --groups
print all group IDs
-n, --name
print a name instead of a number, for -ugG
-r, --real
print the real ID instead of the effective ID, with -ugG
-u, --user
print only the effective user ID
-z, --zero
delimit entries with NUL characters, not whitespace;
not permitted in default format
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

Without any OPTION, print some useful set of identified information.  

AUTHOR

Written by Arnold Robbins and David MacKenzie.  

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report id translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2018 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://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.  

SEE ALSO

Full documentation at: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/id>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) id invocation'


 

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