Difference between revisions of "System"

From PyMOLWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Cmd system moved to System)
m
Line 21: Line 21:
 
[[ls]], [[cd]], [[pwd]]
 
[[ls]], [[cd]], [[pwd]]
  
[[Category:Commands|system]]
+
[[Category:Commands|System]]

Revision as of 09:27, 20 June 2009

DESCRIPTION

The system command, executes a command in a subshell under Unix or Windows.

USAGE

# execute 'command'
system command

PYMOL API

cmd.system(string command,int sync=1)

NOTES

async can only be specified from the Python level (not the command language)

  • if async is 0 (default), then the result code from "system" is returned in r
  • if async is 1, then the command is run in a separate thread whose object is returned

SEE ALSO

ls, cd, pwd