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       and -- conditionally execute a command

       COMMAND1; and COMMAND2

       and is used to execute a	command	if the current exit status (as set by
       the previous command) is	0.

       and statements may be used as part of the condition in an if or while
       block. See the documentation for	if and while for examples.

       and does	not change the current exit status. The	exit status of the
       last foreground command to exit can always be accessed using the
       $status variable.

       The following code runs the make	command	to build a program. If the
       build succeeds, make's exit status is 0,	and the	program	is installed.
       If either step fails, the exit status is	1, and make clean is run,
       which removes the files created by the build process.

       make; and make install; or make clean

Version	2.5.0			Fri Feb	3 2017				and(1)


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