home | O'Reilly's CD bookshelfs | FreeBSD | Linux | Cisco | Cisco Exam  


newgrp [- ] [group ]

Log in to group . If group name is not specified, your original group is reinstated. If - is given, log in using the same environment as when logging in as group . Solaris allows -l as well as - .

This command is also built in to the Bourne and Korn shells. On modern Unix systems that allow users to simultaneously be in multiple groups, this command is obsolete.

Previous: Reference: newform UNIX in a Nutshell: System V Edition Next: Reference: news
Reference: newform Book Index Reference: news

The UNIX CD Bookshelf NavigationThe UNIX CD BookshelfUNIX Power ToolsUNIX in a NutshellLearning the vi Editorsed & awkLearning the Korn ShellLearning the UNIX Operating System