FALSE(1) Commands and Applications FALSE(1)
false - return false value
False is usually used in a Bourne shell script. It tests for the appropriate status "false" before running (or failing to run) a list of commands. The false utility always exits with a value other than zero.
csh(1), sh(1), true(1)
The false utility is expected to be POSIX 1003.2 compatible. GNO 6 August 1997 FALSE(1)