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Command

This action allows you to execute a detached command. In other words it can start a program like Firefox or LibreOffice. The action starts the program exactly as is the user had clicked on it.

Note : this action will execute the command and wait until it is done before passing to the next action. To execute a command without waiting for its termination, use the Detached command action.

Standard parameters

Input parameters

Command

The command to execute. You can choose the program to start by click on the "…" button.

Hint: You can also select a shortcut instead of an executable.

Parameters

The program parameters to use. Multiple parameters should be separated by a space.

Working directory

The working directory to associate with the command.

Output parameters

Output

The name of the variable where to store the output text given by the command.

Advanced parameters

Output parameters

Output code

The name of the variable where to store the output code. (0 is the default code on most operating systems)

Process id

The name of the variable where to store the process identifier of the process.

Note: The process is closed after this action has finished executing.

Error output

The name of the variable where to store the standard error output.

Statut de sortie

The name of the variable where to store the exit status.

Exceptions

en/actions/actioncommand.txt · Last modified: 2016/10/09 11:10 (external edit)