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diff --git a/usr.sbin/newsyslog/newsyslog.conf.5 b/usr.sbin/newsyslog/newsyslog.conf.5
index e307375c766e..ec21cfdaca2a 100644
--- a/usr.sbin/newsyslog/newsyslog.conf.5
+++ b/usr.sbin/newsyslog/newsyslog.conf.5
@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@
.\" the suitability of this software for any purpose. It is
.\" provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.
.\"
-.Dd January 15, 2018
+.Dd February 26, 2021
.Dt NEWSYSLOG.CONF 5
.Os
.Sh NAME
@@ -281,6 +281,18 @@ this log file.
This option would affect how the
.Xr dump 8
command treats the log file when making a file system backup.
+.It Cm E
+indicates that the log file should not be rotated when its
+size is zero.
+The
+.Cm E
+flag is mostly useful in conjunction with
+.Cm B
+flag to prevent
+.Xr newsyslog 8
+from inserting an informational
+.Tn ASCII
+message into the new file.
.It Cm G
indicates that the specified
.Ar logfile_name