WHOAMI(1) MidnightBSD General Commands Manual WHOAMI(1)

NAME

whoami — display effective user id

SYNOPSIS

whoami

DESCRIPTION

The whoami utility has been obsoleted by the id(1) utility, and is equivalent to ‘‘id −un’’. The command ‘‘id −p’’ is suggested for normal interactive use.

The whoami utility displays your effective user ID as a name.

EXIT STATUS

The whoami utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs.

SEE ALSO

id(1)

MidnightBSD 0.3 June 6, 1993 MidnightBSD 0.3