Linux 2.6 - man page for whoami (linux section 1)
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WHOAMI(1) User Commands WHOAMI(1)
whoami - print effective userid
Print the user name associated with the current effective user ID. Same as id -un.
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by Richard Mlynarik.
Report whoami bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report whoami translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright (C) 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY,
to the extent permitted by law.
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 invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
GNU coreutils 8.5 February 2011 WHOAMI(1)
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