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Operating System Commands

Invoke operating system commands from within InterSystems IRIS.

Available Tools

InterSystems Callout interface

Enables you to invoke executables, operating system commands, and custom written dynamic link libraries from within InterSystems IRIS. See Using the Callout Gateway.

Availability: All namespaces.

Pipe adapters

Enable a production to execute a shell command and communicate with it via pipes. Capable of handling character data or a binary data stream.

See EnsLib.Pipe.InboundAdapter and EnsLib.Pipe.OutboundAdapter in the InterSystems Class Reference.

Availability: All interoperability-enabled namespaces.