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+/* whoami.c - a simple implementation of whoami utility */
+#include <pwd.h>
+#include <sys/types.h>
+#include <stdio.h>
+#include <stdlib.h>
+
+int
+who_am_i (void)
+{
+ struct passwd *pw;
+ char *user = NULL;
+
+ pw = getpwuid (geteuid ());
+ if (pw)
+ user = pw->pw_name;
+ else if ((user = getenv ("USER")) == NULL)
+ {
+ fprintf (stderr, "I don't know!\n");
+ return 1;
+ }
+ printf ("%s\n", user);
+ return 0;
+}
+
+int
+main (int argc, char **argv)
+{
+ if (argc > 1)
+ {
+ fprintf (stderr, "usage: whoami\n");
+ return 1;
+ }
+ return who_am_i ();
+}

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