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    system commands

    What are all the system commands? I only know:

    system("cls");
    system("color ??");
    system("pause");

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    Anything that works in DOS (for Windows) or shell (Linux).
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    Anything...?!

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    Yep. As long as the OS understands it as a command, it'll work.
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