boxexecutable, the CommandBox interactive shell will open in a new window. CommandBox looks and behaves like a Bash or DOS window, but the command prompt is not your native OS-- it's CommandBox running INSIDE your native shell and interpreting what you type.
run(See API Docs) which can be used to run native commands from within CommandBox. Command input parameters and flags won't necessarily match your OS's native shell. CommandBox uses its own parser and commands/parameters will be formatted as documented here.
exitan the window will close for you. If you have a series of commands to run, this is the recommended approach.
exitthe CommandBox program will drop you back at your native OS shell.
Info Executing one-off commands might have a delay when executing as the CommandBox environment needs to load first.
\will be treated as the current drive root based on the current working directory. This is the same as DOS.
~will expand to the current user's home directory.