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true(1)				 User Commands			       true(1)

NAME
       true, false - provide truth values

SYNOPSIS
       true

       false

DESCRIPTION
       The  true  utility  does	 nothing, successfully.	The false utility does
       nothing,	unsuccessfully.	They are typically used	in a shell  script  sh
       as:

       while true
       do
		   command
       done

       which executes command forever.

EXIT STATUS
       true has	exit status  0.

       false always will exit with a non-zero value.

ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:

       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
       |      ATTRIBUTE	TYPE	     |	    ATTRIBUTE VALUE	   |
       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
       |Availability		     |SUNWcsu			   |
       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
       |Interface Stability	     |Standard			   |
       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+

SEE ALSO
       sh(1), attributes(5), standards(5)

SunOS 5.10			  1 Feb	1995			       true(1)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | EXIT STATUS | ATTRIBUTES | SEE ALSO

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