SYSWAIT(1) General Commands Manual SYSWAIT(1)
syswait - execute a command, suspending termination until user input
syswait message command
Available only on Sun 386i systems running a SunOS 4.0.x release or
earlier. Not a SunOS 4.1 release feature.
syswait executes a specified command, suspending termination until the
user types any character. message is the message prompting the user to
type a character to terminate the command. command is the command to
The following example invokes a cmdtool and executes `ls *.c', but
waits for the user to type a character before terminating the ls and
closing the cmdtool window.
cmdtool syswait "Press any key to quit..." "ls *.c" &&
19 February 1988 SYSWAIT(1)