whoami command in Linux with Examples

whoami command outputs the username that the user is working under.

whoami command in Linux with Examples

On the man page, the describes it

  • whoami – print effective userid.
  • man whoami – More details information.

whoami command in Linux with Examples

$ whoami


whoami command is a simple command in Linux. It is the most popular in use terminal Linux print effective userid. Thank you for reading the DevopsRoles page!

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