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 bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2008 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 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.