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|Linux Commands - Administrative Commands|
This command returns information about users and groups.
Here is an example of the user mike using the command id.
-g returns only group info
-G supplementary group info
-n returns names
-r returns the real user ID and group ID, not the effective IDs
-u returns user ID only
info This is a method of gaining information on topics of interest. Example: info gimp Options: -f file this will use a file instead of a standard info file - -help -o file sends information to a file instead of standard output