Multiple commands in Linux

For those that do not know how to string multiple commands together, here is a quick reference for you:

[[email protected] foobar]$ command1 ; command2

The command is executed in the order it was written, but command 2 is executed even if there was an error in command 1.

[[email protected] foobar]$ command1 && command2

The command command2 is executed only if command1 was successful, no errors.


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