Node.js process.getegid() Method
The process.getegid() method is an inbuilt application programming interface of the process module which is used to get the numerical effective group identity of the Node.js process.
Parameters: This method does not accept any parameters.
Return Value: It returns an object specifying the numerical effective group identity of the Node.js process.
Note: This function will only work on POSIX platforms. Not available on windows or android platforms so it will cause an error i.e. TypeError, getegid is not a function.
Below examples illustrate the use of process.getegid() method in Node.js:
The numerical effective group identity of the Node.js process: 0
Note: The above program will compile and run by using the
node filename.js command.