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Random man page:  simple_lock(9r) -- General: Asserts a simple lock
The simple_lock routine asserts a lock with exclusive access for the resource associated with the specified slock structure pointer. This means that no other kernel thread can gain access to the locke...
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To read a compressed file without having to first uncompress it, use
"zcat" or "zmore" to view it.
		-- Dru 
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