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Run

FilledSmallSquare Run[, , ... ] generates the printed form of the expressions , separated by spaces, and runs it as an external, operating system, command.

FilledSmallSquare Run is not available on all computer systems.

FilledSmallSquare Run prints the in InputForm format.

FilledSmallSquare Run returns an integer which corresponds, when possible, to the exit code for the command returned by the operating system.

FilledSmallSquare The command executed by Run cannot usually require interactive input. On most computer systems, it can, however, generate textual output.

FilledSmallSquare You can enter the input line !command to execute an external command.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.12.2.

FilledSmallSquare See also: Put, Splice.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 1.