true (1)

Quick Reference

Returns a successful exit status code of 0. Use this with the || operator to make a command always exit with 0.

  • Return a successful exit code:

true

NAME

true - do nothing, successfully

SYNOPSIS

true [ ignored command line arguments]
 
true OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Exit with a status code indicating success.
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of true, which usually supersedes the version described here. Please refer to your shell's documentation for details about the options it supports.

AUTHOR

Written by Jim Meyering.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
 
Report true translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

SEE ALSO

Full documentation at: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/true>
 
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) true invocation'

Information

Source
Coreutils
OS/version
GNU coreutils 8.29.13-0a854
Source updated
December 2, 2018
Page created
February 9, 2018
Page generated
December 2, 2018