Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2010
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false - do nothing, unsuccessfully
[ignored command line arguments]
Exit with a status code indicating failure.
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of false, which usually supersedes
the version described here. Please refer to your shell's documentation
for details about the options it supports.
Written by Jim Meyering.
Report false bugs to email@example.com
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
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Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'false invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
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using the manual pages.