Run a shell builtin, passing it args, and return
its exit status.
SYNTAX builtin [shell-builtin [args]]This is useful when defining a shell function with the same name as a shell builtin, retaining the functionality of the builtin within the function.
chroot - Run a command with a different root directory
cron - Daemon to execute scheduled commands
exec - Execute a command
if - Conditionally perform a command
nohup - Run a command immune to hangups
su - Run a command with substitute user and group id
shopt - Shell Options
.source - Run commands from a file
type - Describe a command
watch - Execute/display a program periodically
Equivalent Windows NT command:
CALL - Call one batch program from another