What are the maximum UID and GID values in Red Hat Enterprise Linux?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • What are the maximum length of UID and GID numbers in Red Hat Enterprise Linux ?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In