--- a/man/en/man.conf.man
+++ b/man/en/man.conf.man
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 .\" @(#)man.conf
-.TH MAN.CONF 5 "30 Mar 1994"
+.TH MAN.CONF 5 "September 19, 2005"
 .SH NAME
 man.conf \- configuration data for man
 .SH DESCRIPTION
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 in order to suppress underlining and overstriking.
 .SH FILES
 .I "@man_config_file@"
+.SH AUTHOR
+John W. Eaton was the original author of
+.BR "man" .
+Zeyd M. Ben-Halim released man 1.2, and Andries Brouwer followed up with versions 1.3 thru 1.5p.
+Federico Lucifredi <flucifredi@acm.org> is the current maintainer.
 .SH "SEE ALSO"
 col(1), (g)eqn(1), (g)pic(1), groff(1), grotty(1), (g)refer(1), (g)tbl(1),
 less(1), man (1) and compress(1), gzip(1).
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