time-b.netgear.com/time-c.netgear.com dns queries

Michael Loftis mloftis at wgops.com
Sat Sep 8 02:00:37 UTC 2012


On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 7:36 PM,  <valdis.kletnieks at vt.edu> wrote:
....
> Interestingly enough, the *hostname* is still in use (by another machine under
> my desk) - and it gets near zero hits.  So it's all hardcoded IP addrs not
> hostnames.

And for NTP implementations that use DNS they also often only check
DNS on startup too...and lots of people do not maintain their
servers...well, except netgear, which just hammers the bugger out of
everything (See OP)



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