--- a/doc/sbcl.1
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@@ -107,9 +107,7 @@
 whose instances can be used wherever ordinary ANSI streams can be used)
 .TP 3
 \--
-weak pointers and finalization (which have unfortunately
-suffered from at least some code rot, so that \fIe.g.\fR weak hash
-tables don't work)
+weak pointers and finalization
 .PP
 
 Fundamental system interface extensions are also provided: