ID

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
REPORTING BUGS
SEE ALSO
COPYRIGHT

NAME

id − print real and effective UIDs and GIDs

SYNOPSIS

id [OPTION]... [USERNAME]

DESCRIPTION

Print information for USERNAME, or the current user.

−a

ignore, for compatibility with other versions

−g, −−group

print only the group ID

−G, −−groups

print only the supplementary groups

−n, −−name

print a name instead of a number, for −ugG

−r, −−real

print the real ID instead of effective ID, for −ugG

−u, −−user

print only the user ID

−−help

display this help and exit

−−version

output version information and exit

Without any OPTION, print some useful set of identified information.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-sh-utils@gnu.org>.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for id is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and id programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info id

should give you access to the complete manual.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 1999 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.