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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE chapter [
<!ENTITY % eclent SYSTEM "ecl.ent">
<book xmlns="http://docbook.org/ns/docbook" version="5.0" xml:lang="en">
<chapter xml:id="ext.os">
 <title>Operating System Interface</title>

 <section xml:id="ext.os.processes">

  <para>&ECL; provides several facilities for invoking and communicating with
  external processes. If one just wishes to execute some program, without
  caring for its output, then probably <xref linkend="ref.system"/> is the best
  function. In all other cases it is preferable to use <xref
  linkend="ref.run-program"/>, which opens pipes to communicate with the
  program and manipulate it while it runs on the background.</para>

 <section xml:id="ext.os.command-line">
  <title>Command line arguments</title>


 <section xml:id="ext.os.dict">
  <title>OS Reference</title>

  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude" href="ref_os.xmlf" xpointer="os.dict"/>

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