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pwd.h

Section: Headers (3HEAD)
Updated: 10 Sep 2004
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NAME

pwd.h, pwd - password structure  

SYNOPSIS

#include <pwd.h>
 

DESCRIPTION

The <pwd.h> header provides a definition for struct passwd, which includes the following members:

char  *pw_name     user's login name
uid_t pw_uid       numerical user ID
gid_t pw_gid       numerical group ID
char  *pw_dir      initial working di rectory
char  *pw_shell    program to use as shell

The gid_t and uid_t types are defined as described in <sys/types.h>. See types.h(3HEAD).  

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE
Interface StabilityStandard

 

SEE ALSO

getpwnam(3C), types.h(3HEAD), attributes(5), standards(5)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
ATTRIBUTES
SEE ALSO

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