Print the current user id and name. Same as id -un.
Syntax whoami [options] Options --help Display Help --version Display program version info
The whoami utility has been obsoleted by the id(1) utility, and is equivalent to 'id -un'.
The command 'id -p' is suggested for normal interactive use.
The whoami utility displays your effective user ID as a name.
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Related macOS commands:
last - indicate last logins of users and ttys.
mesg - display (or do not display) messages from other users.
users - Print login names of users currently logged in.
w - Show who is logged on and what they are doing.