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    SubjectRe: [patch] Re: [patch-2.4.0-test12-pre6] truncate(2) permissions
    On Thu, Dec 07, 2000 at 08:23:59AM -0500, Alexander Viro wrote:

    > <looking at the truncate(2) manpage>
    > Oh, lovely - where the hell had the following come from?
    > % man truncate
    > ...
    > EINVAL The pathname contains a character with the high-
    > order bit set.
    > ...
    > Andries, would you mind removing that, erm, statement? I'm curious about
    > its genesis - AFAIK we had 8bit-clean namei for ages (quite possibly since
    > 0.01).

    I removed it in man-pages-1.30.
    Apparently you have an older version.
    (1.31 has been released; expect 1.32 soon)

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