sxacl-whoami man page

sxacl-whoami — print effective username


sxacl whoami [Options] sx://[profile@]cluster


sxacl whoami shows the username associated with the current authentication key. While a user name is not needed to configure access to a cluster, the user may need to identify itself within access control lists, which return the cluster side user names.


-h, --help

Print help and exit


Print help, including hidden options, and exit

-V, --version

Print version and exit

-r, --role

When this option is given, a user's role will be printed together with the name.

-v, --verbose

Print more details about the user, such as its role and quota settings.

-H, --human-readable

Convert all sizes (eg. quota limits) to an easily readable format.

-c, --config-dir=PATH

Path to the SX configuration directory (default: ~/.sx)

-D, --debug

Enable debug messages.


To show the username for the default profile for 'cluster'  run:
   sxacl whoami sx://cluster

See Also

sxacl-volshow(1), sxacl-volperm(1)


November 2014 sxacl 2.3 Skylable SX Manual