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authorRuslan Ermilov <ru@FreeBSD.org>2002-12-18 09:22:32 +0000
committerRuslan Ermilov <ru@FreeBSD.org>2002-12-18 09:22:32 +0000
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mdoc(7) police: Tidy up the syscall language.
Stop calling system calls "function calls". Use "The .Fn system call" a-la "The .Nm utility". When referring to a non-BSD implementation in the HISTORY section, call syscall a function, to be safe.
Notes
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=108028
Diffstat (limited to 'lib/libc/sys/revoke.2')
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diff --git a/lib/libc/sys/revoke.2 b/lib/libc/sys/revoke.2
index 687a3171adac..f420db9a65c2 100644
--- a/lib/libc/sys/revoke.2
+++ b/lib/libc/sys/revoke.2
@@ -50,7 +50,7 @@
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The
.Fn revoke
-function invalidates all current open file descriptors in the system
+system call invalidates all current open file descriptors in the system
for the file named by
.Fa path .
Subsequent operations on any such descriptors
@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@ from a character device file which has been revoked
returns a count of zero (end of file),
and a
.Fn close
-call will succeed.
+system call will succeed.
If the file is a special file for a device which is open,
the device close function
is called as if all open references to the file had been closed.
@@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ is called as if all open references to the file had been closed.
Access to a file may be revoked only by its owner or the super user.
The
.Fn revoke
-function is currently supported only for block and character special
+system call is currently supported only for block and character special
device files.
It is normally used to prepare a terminal device for a new login session,
preventing any access by a previous user of the terminal.
@@ -103,5 +103,5 @@ The caller is neither the owner of the file nor the super user.
.Sh HISTORY
The
.Fn revoke
-function was introduced in
+system call first appeared in
.Bx 4.3 Reno .