WHOAMI(1) BSD Reference Manual WHOAMI(1)
whoami - display effective user id
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-
The whoami utility displays your effective user ID as a name.
The whoami utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs.
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