[erlang-questions] os:cmd

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Wed Feb 8 15:26:57 CET 2012


Hi,

On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 15:24, eigenfunction <> wrote:
> I was wondering: is os:cmd("...") synchronous in the sense that the
> erlang process waits for the command to be executed completely before
> returning?

Since it captures the console output and returns it as a string, then
it must be synchronous.

regards,
Vlad



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