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diff --git a/doc/ping903.cred.5 b/doc/ping903.cred.5
index ede1b2b..2a4203b 100644
@@ -10,13 +10,13 @@
.\" but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
.\" MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
.\" GNU General Public License for more details.
.\" You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
.\" along with Ping903. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
-.TH PING903.CRED 5 "March 22, 2020" "PING903.CRED" "File Formats Manual"
+.TH PING903.CRED 5 "September 19, 2020" "PING903.CRED" "File Formats Manual"
ping903.cred \- Credentials storage for ping903
located in the user home directory contains credentials for accessing
@@ -41,14 +41,14 @@ Each definition consists of the following four fields:
Their meaning is as follows:
Specifies the server to which this entry applies. It consists of the
server IP address or DNS name, optionally followed by a colon and port
-number. A wildcard character \fB*\fR can be used in place of the
-either part, in which case this part will match any IP (or port).
+number. Either part can be replaced with a wildcard character
+\fB*\fR, in which case it will match any IP (or port).
If a DNS name is used, it will be resolved.
This field corresponds to the \fBlisten\fR statement in
.BR ping903.conf .
@@ -65,13 +65,13 @@ User password.
When the server requests authorization, the client program
(\fBping903q\fR) will scan the
file for an entry with the \fISERVER\fR matching the IP and port of
the server (as configured by the \fBlisten\fR statement in the
-\fB/etc/ping903.conf\fR file) and the \fIREALM\fR filed matching the
+\fB/etc/ping903.conf\fR file) and the \fIREALM\fR field matching the
authorization realm presented by the server. If such an entry is
found, the client will re-submit the request using the
\fIUSER\fR and \fIPASSWORD\fR for authorization.
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR ping903 (8),
.BR ping903.conf (5),