$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)

Wolfram Research (1988), $System, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html.

Text

Wolfram Research (1988), $System, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html.

BibTeX

@misc{reference.wolfram_2020_$system, author="Wolfram Research", title="{$System}", year="1988", howpublished="\url{https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html}", note=[Accessed: 19-January-2021 ]}

BibLaTeX

@online{reference.wolfram_2020_$system, organization={Wolfram Research}, title={$System}, year={1988}, url={https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html}, note=[Accessed: 19-January-2021 ]}

CMS

Wolfram Language. 1988. "$System." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html.

APA

Wolfram Language. (1988). $System. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/$System.html