The user identification code (UIC) on VMS workstations is an octal number assigned uniquely to each user on a VMS workstation. The format of the UIC is as follows:-
The group number is an octal number in the range 0 to 37776, the member number is an octal number in the range 0 to 177776. You have to specify this number when creating VMS user accounts. The GPS user accounts on the VMS workstation are usually specified in the Group 200, e.g:-
where *** is the unique number for each user account.
You can view the UIC codes on VMS workstations by entering the following commands at the terminal prompt:-
$ Set def sys$system
$ r authorize
AUTHORIZE> show [***,***] /brief
To exit the Authorize utility type Exit.