Easily search for system users on Unix-based systems
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NAME

System::Passwd - easily search for system users

DESCRIPTION

System::Passwd is a Perl 6 distribution for searching the /etc/passwd file. It provides subroutines to search for a System::Passwd::User user by uid, username or full name.

SYNOPSIS

use System::Passwd;

my $root_user = get_user_by_uid(0);

say $root_user.username;
say $root_user.uid;
say $root_user.gid;
say $root_user.fullname;
say $root_user.login_shell;
say $root_user.home_dir;

# can search for users other methods
my $user = get_user_by_username('sillymoose');

# or:
my $user = get_user_by_fullname('David Farrell');

LICENSE

FreeBSD - see LICENSE

AUTHOR

David Farrell