The REMOTE_USER environment variable contains the user ID.  The Net.Data
reference provides the syntax for retrieving "environment" variables like

Nathan M. Andelin

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Sent: Thursday, July 17, 2003 6:42 AM
Subject: [WEB400] Retrieving user name

> Is it possible to retrieve the user name that signed on when using the
> as400 for security.  I would like to retrieve the name after the server
> validates the user so I can apply additional security at the application
> level.  Once the user passes the initial signon when requested by the
> server and select a link I would like to look up the user name making the
> request and see if they are allowed to process that request.
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