Get a file’s group in Unix without awk

Here’s how to get the group of a file, without having to resort to issuing an ls -ltr and then issuing an awk command

stat -c "%G" <your filename goes here>

This would list the file’s group name. No hassles, no complex coding.

Have fun 🙂


About Manikandan Surendren

A PeopleSoft Techno-functional Consultant. An engineering graduate in Computer Science. Technology Enthusiast. Movie freak. Gadget geek.
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