Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

1. The Linux w command is used to view a list of users currently logged into the system. See the w command page for a full explanation syntax, and examples.

2. W is an abbreviation used for width.

3. A "w" followed by a forward slash is shorthand for with, for example, I'm w/ Computer Hope is the same as I'm with Computer Hope.

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