whoami

WHOAMI(1)                        User Commands                       WHOAMI(1)



NAME
       whoami - print effective userid

SYNOPSIS
       whoami [OPTION]...

DESCRIPTION
       Print the user name associated with the current effective user id.
       Same as id -un.

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit

AUTHOR
       Written by Richard Mlynarik.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright © 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 PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.

SEE ALSO
       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 coreutils whoami

       should give you access to the complete manual.



whoami 5.2.1                       May 2007                          WHOAMI(1)