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Sleep for a number of seconds


sleep seconds

where seconds is the number of seconds to sleep.


The sleep command implements the UNIX system sleep() call to suspend the process for a number of seconds. This function is only particularly useful for demonstration purposes. In the Tcl version of magic, it is effectively superceded by the Tcl after command.

Implementation Notes:

sleep is implemented as a built-in command in magic.

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Last updated: March 7, 2020 at 1:06pm