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diff --git a/doc/man/pam_authenticate.3 b/doc/man/pam_authenticate.3
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--- a/doc/man/pam_authenticate.3
+++ b/doc/man/pam_authenticate.3
@@ -2,12 +2,12 @@
.\" Title: pam_authenticate
.\" Author: [FIXME: author] [see]
.\" Generator: DocBook XSL Stylesheets v1.78.1 <>
-.\" Date: 09/19/2013
+.\" Date: 04/01/2016
.\" Manual: Linux-PAM Manual
.\" Source: Linux-PAM Manual
.\" Language: English
-.TH "PAM_AUTHENTICATE" "3" "09/19/2013" "Linux-PAM Manual" "Linux-PAM Manual"
+.TH "PAM_AUTHENTICATE" "3" "04/01/2016" "Linux-PAM Manual" "Linux-PAM Manual"
.\" -----------------------------------------------------------------
.\" * Define some portability stuff
.\" -----------------------------------------------------------------
@@ -44,7 +44,7 @@ The
function is used to authenticate the user\&. The user is required to provide an authentication token depending upon the authentication service, usually this is a password, but could also be a finger print\&.
-The PAM service module may request that the user enter their username vio the the conversation mechanism (see
+The PAM service module may request that the user enter their username via the conversation mechanism (see
\fBpam_conv\fR(3))\&. The name of the authenticated user will be present in the PAM item PAM_USER\&. This item may be recovered with a call to
@@ -82,7 +82,7 @@ PAM_CRED_INSUFFICIENT
For some reason the application does not have sufficient credentials to authenticate the user\&.
.RS 4
The modules were not able to access the authentication information\&. This might be due to a network or hardware failure etc\&.