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# 1  
Old 10-09-2007
Workgroup of local machine

Hi Guys,

How to find the Workgroup/Domain name of my local machine in unix?

Please suggest some link.
Thanks.

sunil.
# 2  
Old 10-09-2007
Unix AFAIK works with hostnames and domains.
To find the domain from which you are part of you can use:
Code:
$ hostname

from hostname(1) manpage:
Quote:
Options:

-s Trim off any domain information from the printed name.
This command works on FreeBSD but i suppose it should work on other systems too.

all the best,
v
# 3  
Old 10-10-2007
Domain Name

Thanks mtx for reply.

Now I m able to find the Domain/Workgroup name of my machine.

sunil.
# 4  
Old 10-10-2007
you're welcome. Smilie

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