getmyuid — Displays the UID of the current script.
User ID; FALSE on error
This function returns the user ID (UID) of the user
executing the PHP script. For users of Apache, this would
be the user that Apache is running as. This and other
related functions may not work correctly in the Win32
version of PHP.
Example 1005. Display script
// this does not work in Windows
$uid = getmyuid();
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