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Get all group member names

This undocumented feature will get all of the names of group members.

This undocumented feature will get all of the names of group members. It also works well for nested groups.

groupName$ = "_4ServerAccess"
 groupMembers = Evaluate
( |@ExpandNameList(@Dbname;"| 
& groupName$ & |")| )
 Forall names In groupMembers
  Print names
 End Forall


This function has a limitation when it comes to bigger nested groups where size is more. It has to be tested in groups with more size. This method didn't work for our situation.

—Prasad KL.


Since that is an undocumented feature, I don't really know its limitation and I haven't tested it with bigger nested groups. We do have nested groups that are fairly dense, and it works with them.

—Ashish Sidapara, tip author

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This was last published in October 2004

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