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PHP Manual [posix_getlogin]

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PHP Manual || POSIX Functions

(PHP 4, PHP 5, PHP 7)

posix_getloginReturn login name


posix_getlogin ( void ) : string

Returns the login name of the user owning the current process.

Return Values

Returns the login name of the user, as a string.


Example #1 Example use of posix_getlogin()

echo posix_getlogin(); //apache

See Also

  • posix_getpwnam() - Return info about a user by username
  • POSIX man page GETLOGIN(3)

PHP Manual || POSIX Functions