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 whoami(1)							   whoami(1)




 NAME
      whoami - print effective current user id

 SYNOPSIS
      whoami

 DESCRIPTION
      whoami prints your current user name, even if you have used su to
      change it since your initial login (see su(1)).  The command who am i
      reports your initial login name because it uses /etc/utmp.

 FILES
      /etc/passwd	  name data base

 AUTHOR
      whoami was developed by the University of California, Berkeley.

 SEE ALSO
      who(1).



































 Hewlett-Packard Company	    - 1 -   HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000