The import program
import replaces an environment variable name with its value,
then executes another program.
import [ -i | -D default ] [ -u ] [ -s ] [ -C | -c ] [ -n ] [ -d delim ] envvar prog...
- import behaves exactly as
$ envvar envvar.
- Starting in execline-18.104.22.168, the import command is
marked as obsolescent; it will disappear in a future version of execline.
It is recommended to use the $