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grp.h - group structure
The <grp.h> header shall declare the structure group which shall
include the following members:
char *gr_name The name of the group.
gid_t gr_gid Numerical group ID.
char **gr_mem Pointer to a null-terminated array of character
pointers to member names.
The gid_t type shall be defined as described in <sys/types.h> .
The following shall be declared as functions and may also be defined as
macros. Function prototypes shall be provided.
struct group *getgrgid(gid_t);
struct group *getgrnam(const char *);
int getgrgid_r(gid_t, struct group *, char *,
size_t, struct group **);
int getgrnam_r(const char *, struct group *, char *,
size_t , struct group **);
struct group *getgrent(void);
The following sections are informative.
<sys/types.h> , the System Interfaces volume of IEEE Std 1003.1-2001,
endgrent(), getgrgid(), getgrnam()
Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form
from IEEE Std 1003.1, 2003 Edition, Standard for Information Technology
-- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base
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