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username

4.0.0 • Public • Published

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Get the username of the current user

This module is meant for informational purposes, and not for secure identification.

Install

$ npm install username

Usage

const username = require('username');
 
(async () => {
    console.log(await username());
    //=> 'sindresorhus'
})();

API

It first tries to get the username from the SUDO_USER LOGNAME USER LNAME USERNAME environment variables. Then falls back to $ id -un on macOS / Linux and $ whoami on Windows, in the rare case none of the environment variables are set. The result is cached.

username()

Returns a Promise for the username.

username.sync()

Returns the username.

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License

MIT © Sindre Sorhus

install

npm i username

Downloadsweekly downloads

101,562

version

4.0.0

license

MIT

homepage

github.com

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