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Run External Programs In Ruby

Nicholas Wong
Nicholas Wong

It is easy, the syntax is:

system(FilePath)

You should use slash \ to notify special characters. Like this:

system("C:\Program Filesfile.exe")
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Nicholas Wong

Fullstack software engineer with strong background in computer science and extensive experience in software engineering and architecture. Studied in NYU, worked in Yahoo, Rakuten and Manulife.