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Call shell script function from awk script

hi everyone

i am trying to do this
Code:
 
bash> cat abc.sh
deepak()
{
echo Deepak
}
deepak
 
bash>./abc.sh
Deepak

so it is giving me write simply i created a func and it worked

now i modified it like this way
Code:
 
 
bash> cat abc.sh
deepak()
{
echo Deepak
}
deepak
echo "" | nawk ' { system(deepak) } '
echo "" | nawk ' {system("deepak") } '
 
bash>./abc.sh
Deepak
sh:deepak  not found

so pls pls help me how can i call a function from awk script
# 2  
Bash functions are functions like in any other programming language. You can call them from bash only. You need a script for "system".
# 3  
awk is its own, self-contained language, not a shell language extension.

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