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Re: bash built-ins `true' and `false' undocumented

From: Greg Wooledge
Subject: Re: bash built-ins `true' and `false' undocumented
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:35:36 -0400
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On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 03:50:09PM +0530, Roland Winkler wrote:
> I guess there is not too much one can say about the bash built-ins
> `true' and `false'.  Nonetheless, I suggest that the info pages
> should list these built-ins individually like other built-ins.
> Currently, the only hint on their existence is buried in the info
> node on Shell Builtin Commands saying that
>   The `:', `true', `false', and `test' builtins do not accept options and
>   do not treat `--' specially.

$ help true
true: true
    Return a successful result.
    Exit Status:
    Always succeeds.
$ help false
false: false
    Return an unsuccessful result.
    Exit Status:
    Always fails.

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