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WHOAMI(1)                    BSD Reference 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 equiv-
     alent to ``id -un''. The command ``id -p'' is suggested for normal inter-
     active use.

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

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

SEE ALSO
     id(1)

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