system.command

Syntax

b = system.command(s<,bsuppress>)

Execute the string contents of the arguments as commands.

If the argument is a string it is executed as a single command.

If the argument is a list, every entry in the list is executed as a command (after conversion to a string if necessary).

If the argument is a map, every value of the map that is of string type is executed as command (after conversion to a string if necessary).

If the argument is an array, every entry that is of string type is executed as a command (after conversion to a string if necessary).

Returns: b - returns boolean value true. s - String or strings to process as commands, as a single string, a list, a map, or an array. bsuppress - If true, echo of command processing is suppressed. The default value is false.