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GETGID(2)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		     GETGID(2)

NAME

getgid, getegid - get group identity

SYNOPSIS

#include <unistd.h> #include <sys/types.h> gid_t getgid(void); gid_t getegid(void);

DESCRIPTION

getgid() returns the real group ID of the current process. getegid() returns the effective group ID of the current process.

ERRORS

These functions are always successful.

CONFORMING TO

POSIX.1-2001, 4.3BSD

SEE ALSO

setgid(2), setregid(2) Linux 0.99.11 1993-07-23 GETGID(2)

1994 Man-cgi 1.15, Panagiotis Christias <christia@theseas.ntua.gr>