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6.21.4.1 Unix Group

Builtin Class: <sys-group>
Unix group information. Has following slots.

Instance Variable: <sys-group> name
Group name.

Instance Variable: <sys-group> gid
Group id.

Instance Variable: <sys-group> passwd
Group password.

Instance Variable: <sys-group> mem
List of user names who are in this group.

Function: sys-getgrgid gid
Function: sys-getgrnam name
[POSIX] Returns <sys-group> object from an integer group id gid or a group name name, respectively. If the specified group doesn't exist, #f is returned.

Function: sys-gid->group->name gid
Function: sys-group-name->gid name
Convenience function to convert between group id and group name.



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