How to find UID GID

Michael J. Lynch mlynch at
Thu Nov 3 14:45:50 UTC 2005

Sarangan Thuraisingham wrote:
> How do you find the UID and GID of a user? I can use the graphical 
> users-admin to find these details. But, I was wondering if there is a 
> command line version of it.
> Cheers,
>  - Saru

id <username>

Michael J. Lynch

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