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SunOS man pages : groups (1)

User Commands                                           groups(1)

NAME

groups - print group membership of user

SYNOPSIS

groups [ user ... ]

DESCRIPTION

The command groups prints on standard output the groups to which you or the optionally specified user belong. Each user belongs to a group specified in /etc/passwd and possibly to other groups as specified in /etc/group. Note that /etc/passwd specifies the numerical ID (gid) of the group. The groups command converts gid to the group name in the output.

EXAMPLES

The output takes the following form: example% groups tester01 tester02 tester01 : staff tester02 : staff example%

FILES

/etc/passwd /etc/group

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWcsu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

group(4), passwd(4), attributes(5) SunOS 5.8 Last change: 14 Sep 1992 1