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logname


NAME
     logname - return user's login name

SYNOPSIS
     logname

DESCRIPTION
     The logname utility will write  the  user's  login  name  to
     standard  output. The login name is the string that would be
     returned by the getlogin(3C) function. Under the  conditions
     where getlogin() would fail, logname will write a diagnostic
     message to standard error and  exit  with  a  non-zero  exit
     status.

ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES
     See environ(5) for descriptions of the following environment
     variables  that  affect  the  execution  of  logname:  LANG,
     LC_ALL, LC_CTYPE, LC_MESSAGES, and NLSPATH.

EXIT STATUS
     The following error values are returned:

     0                       Successful completion.



     >0                      An error occurred.



FILES
     /etc/profile            environment for user at login time



     /var/adm/utmpx          user and accounting information



ATTRIBUTES
     See attributes(5) for descriptions of the  following  attri-
     butes:

     ____________________________________________________________
    |       ATTRIBUTE TYPE        |       ATTRIBUTE VALUE       |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|
    | Availability                | SUNWesu                     |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|
    | Interface Stability         | Standard                    |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|


SEE ALSO
     env(1),  login(1),  getlogin(3C),  utmpx(4),  attributes(5),
     environ(5), standards(5)










Man pages from Solaris 10 Update 8. See docs.sun.com and www.oracle.com for further documentation and Solaris information.
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