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ref: 5e3b99f280971d1e477c7df850cebbc940d5ab90
parent: 8aa69e55b6a441ab7b0d243d548ac202bcd31324
author: Ori Bernstein <>
date: Sun Jun 6 21:39:05 EDT 2021

acme(4): document rdsel, wrsel (thanks foura)

--- a/sys/man/4/acme	Sun Jun  6 19:50:45 2021
+++ b/sys/man/4/acme	Sun Jun  6 21:39:05 2021
@@ -472,6 +472,15 @@
 .B tag
 is always appended; the file offset is ignored.
+.B rdsel
+holds the contents of the current selection. It may be read at any byte offset.
+.B wrsel
+writing to the
+.B wrsel
+file modifies the text in the selection. Text written always 
+replaces the text selected; the file offset is ignored.
 .B xdata
 .B xdata