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.\" along with Ping903. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
-.TH PING903 8 "March 11, 2020" "PING903" "System Administration"
+.TH PING903 8 "September 19, 2020" "PING903" "System Administration"
.SH NAME
@@ -54,8 +54,9 @@ run-time. The
IP list, in contrast, is maintained via the REST API and thus can be
-changed while the server runs. The content of mutable IP list is
+changed when the server runs. The content of the mutable IP list is
preserved during server restarts.
.PP
-Probes for each IP from the list are initiated periodically, each
+Each
.B probe\-interval
-seconds. Each probe consists of
+seconds, the daemon wakes up and probes each IP from the list. Each
+probe consists of
.B ping\-count
@@ -78,6 +79,6 @@ changed to "inactive".
An \fBHTTP\fR listener thread is responsible for returning the collected
-statistics and serving other requests. By default the program listens
-for queries on localhost, port 8080. If compiled with the support for
-\fBlibwrap\fR, the access to the HTTP interface can be controlled
-using files
+statistics and serving other requests. By default it listens for
+queries on localhost, port 8080. If compiled with the support for
+\fBlibwrap\fR, the access to the HTTP interface is controlled using
+the files
.B /etc/hosts.allow
@@ -148,3 +149,3 @@ logging of each received echo reply, and four options enable verbose
logging of each echo request sent. Notice that three or more
-\fB\-v\fR options can produce huge amount of logs.
+\fB\-v\fR options can produce a huge amount of output.
.SH BUGS

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