$System

$System

is a string describing the type of computer system on which the Wolfram System is being run.

Details

  • $System typically consists of words separated by spaces.
  • Typical values are "Microsoft Windows", "Mac OS X", and "Linux".
  • $SystemID provides a more succinct version of the same basic information.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

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See Also

$SystemID  $Version  $MachineType  $ProcessorType  $OperatingSystem  $SystemWordLength  $ProcessorCount  $MachineName  SystemInformation

Tutorials

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