What is Linux users Command?
In this tutorial we learn how to use users command in Linux.
users command print the user names of users currently logged in to the current host.
users [OPTION]... [FILE]
Using users command in Linux
We can pass a file to be read by users command. By default users command will read file
We can also pass the utmp file to users command and the output will be thesame
users /var/run/utmp vagrant
Manual Page / Info Page of users Command
We can use
info command to see the manual page of users command.
users command also have
--help option to show list of options.
man page of the users’ command can be opened using the command below. To exit the man or info page you can press
info page for users command can be opened using the command below.
To open help page from users command we can run command below.
Linux users Command Source Code
You can find users command source code from the folowing repositories:
- [GitHub] GNU Coreutils users command source code
- users source code on GNU Savannah cgit
- [GNU Savannah gitweb] users command source code on
Related Linux Commands
You can read tutorials of related Linux commands below:
In this tutorial we learn how to use users in Linux with practical examples. Visit our Linux Commands guide to learn more about using command line interface in Linux.