$SystemShell

$SystemShell

is a symbol that specifies the system shell for the OS that is currently being used.

Examples

Basic Examples  (2)

Show the system shell value:

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Run the echo command in the system shell:

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See Also

$OperatingSystem  $CommandLine  RunProcess  StartProcess

Introduced in 2014
(10.0)