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How can I see all the members of a group in Linux?

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up vote 62 down vote accepted

Use the commands:

getent group groupname

or

getent group groupname | awk -F: '{print $4}'
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So to add group, add user to group, change permissions of folder to group, and get all members of group, you would run the following commands respectively: addgroup programmers adduser donato programmers chown -R root:programmers idea-IU-141.1010.3 getent group programmers – Donato Jun 9 '15 at 4:56
    
chmod -R g+w idea-IU-141.1010.3 – Donato Jun 9 '15 at 5:14

use "members " and it will list all users in the group you chose

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where did you find such command? – Jakuje Dec 10 '15 at 9:24
    
You may need to install it sudo apt-get install members – Ben Holland Dec 21 '15 at 19:40

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