users(1) — Linux manual page


USERS(1)                      User Commands                     USERS(1)

NAME         top

       users - print the user names of users currently logged in to the
       current host

SYNOPSIS         top

       users [OPTION]... [FILE]

DESCRIPTION         top

       Output who is currently logged in according to FILE.  If FILE is
       not specified, use /var/run/utmp.  /var/log/wtmp as FILE is

       --help display this help and exit

              output version information and exit

AUTHOR         top

       Written by Joseph Arceneaux and David MacKenzie.

REPORTING BUGS         top

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COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2023 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+:
       GNU GPL version 3 or later <>.
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute
       it.  There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO         top

       getent(1), who(1)

       Full documentation <>
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) users invocation'

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GNU coreutils 9.4              August 2023                      USERS(1)

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