A library by David Bouchard for the Processing programming environment.
Last update, 11/20/2012.

Run external programs from your sketch and capture their output (if needed).

Contributed libraries are developed, documented, and maintained by members of the Processing community. Further directions are included with each library. For feedback and support, please post to the Discourse.


Download command version (1) in .zip format.


Unzip and put the extracted command folder into the libraries folder of your Processing sketches. Reference and examples are included in the command folder.

Keywords. Utilities,Command Line

Reference. Have a look at the javadoc reference here. A copy of the reference is included in the .zip as well.

Source. The source code of command is available at GitHub, and its repository can be browsed here.


Find a list of examples in the current distribution of command, or have a look at them by following the links below.


Platform osx
Processing 2.0b8
Dependencies None