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Old 09-18-2006, 05:18 AM   #1
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how to check which grp a user belong to?


using command line, how do i check which group/groups a user is belonging to?

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Old 09-18-2006, 05:27 AM   #2
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try this
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id -a
 
Old 09-18-2006, 05:29 AM   #3
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groups <username>, where <username> is the name of the user.
 
Old 09-18-2006, 06:12 AM   #4
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And the hard way :

Code:
grep user /etc/group |cut -d':' -f1
 
  


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