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Old 08-08-2007
how to fing groups

whats the command to find a particular group,pls its urgent

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Old 08-08-2007
cat /etc/group

normally does the trick.



depends what you are wanting of course.
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Old 08-08-2007
The command

id -Gn [user]

displays the groups to which you (or optionally the specified user) belong.
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Old 08-08-2007
Originally Posted by porter
cat /etc/group

normally does the trick.
Only if using file based groups.
getent group

is a better approach.
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