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Whoami (Command Line)

Visual Studio 2005

Shows your current Visual SourceSafe user name. This command is available only from the command line. For definitions of the command options, see Command Options in this Help system.


For the Whoami command to work, you must set the SSDIR environment variable. See Setting Database Options.

ss Whoami [-H] [-I-] [-Y] [-?]

Any Visual SourceSafe user can use this command.

In Visual SourceSafe Explorer, the user name information is available in the status bar.