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GETENT(1)							     GETENT(1)



NAME
       getent - get entries from administrative database

SYNOPSIS
       getent database [key ...]

DESCRIPTION
       The getent program gathers entries from the specified administrative
       database using the specified search keys.  Where database is one of
       aliases, ethers, group, hosts, netgroup, networks, passwd, protocols,
       rpc, services or shadow.

AUTHOR
       getent is written by Thorsten Kukuk for the GNU C Library.

       This man page is written by Joel Klecker <espy@debian.org> for the
       Debian GNU/Linux system, updated by Jakub Jelinek <jakub@redhat.com>
       for GNU C Library 2.2.2 getent changes.









3rd Berkeley Distribution	  Match 2001			     GETENT(1)
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