FreeBSD 4.11 manual page repository

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false - return false value



      false - return false value




      The false utility always returns with a non-zero exit code.
      Some shells may provide a builtin false command which is identical to
      this utility.  Consult the builtin(1) manual page.
      builtin(1), csh(1), sh(1), true(1)


      The false utility is expected to be IEEE Std 1003.2 (“POSIX.2”) compati‐


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