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Why worry about it? It is much more important that it oils than that is leaks.
Just empty it when not in use.
Bar oil is free if like most people, you just use old engine oil.
The chain may have rubbed and enlarged the opening, but if it does not drain too fast, more oil is much better than too little.
There usually is no mechanism involves, just a small hole.

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