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


SEE ALSO


group(4), passwd(4), attributes(5)


September 14, 1992 GROUPS(1)