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Old 08-10-2010, 04:43 PM   #1
jaypas
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Etc Passwd


Hi, all,
I got a user account on a linux network. But when I look in the /etc/passwd file, I don't see my username there. Where would I find my username?
Thanks,
Jaypas
 
Old 08-10-2010, 04:47 PM   #2
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Hi Jaypas,

If it's a network domain then it would be the domain server/controller that it would likely be on as you would be logging into a network instead of as a local user.
 
Old 08-10-2010, 10:28 PM   #3
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probably in nis or ldap
 
Old 08-10-2010, 10:29 PM   #4
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Try

ypcat passwd
ypcat passwd | grep yourusername
 
  


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