Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2021
pinky - lightweight finger
produce long format output for the specified USERs
omit the user's home directory and shell in long format
omit the user's project file in long format
omit the user's plan file in long format
do short format output, this is the default
omit the line of column headings in short format
omit the user's full name in short format
omit the user's full name and remote host in short format
omit the user's full name, remote host and idle time
in short format
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
A lightweight 'finger' program; print user information.
The utmp file will be ,/var/run/utmp/.
Written by Joseph Arceneaux, David MacKenzie, and Kaveh Ghazi.
GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/
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Copyright © 2020 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/pinky
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) pinky invocation'