Is usr/bin/strip a file destroyer?

Matthew Burgess ca9mbu at
Thu Nov 7 08:47:28 PST 2002

"Florian Hess (FLoH)" <hipabos at> wrote

> What do you geeks associate with 'truncate' according to file processing?

Not a geek definition - but generally shrinking the file by cutting some of
it off (generally a section at either at the beginning or end of a file).

Hope this helps,


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