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How to run a system command in Erlang?

Originally posted on Piotr Gabryanczyk's Blog:
Problem I would like to be able to run ie. ls -al / from erlang and process the results using erlang. ie. Files = cmd:run(“ls -al /”). Solution -module(cmd). -export([run/1, run/2, test/0]). run(Cmd)…

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