NIST NTP servers

Mike the.lists at mgm51.com
Thu May 12 14:16:40 UTC 2016


On 5/11/2016 11:24 AM, Jay R. Ashworth wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Jared Mauch" <jared at puck.nether.net>
> 
>>> Yes, and properly monitor your ntpd instances.
>>
>> And upgrade them.
>>
>> Some software distributors don’t ship modern software.  if you
>> are using a distribution packaged ntpd it’s likely old and
>> difficult to determine its lineage due to how it’s packaged.
>>
>> If you’re using Redhat based systems consider using chrony
>> instead, even the new beta fedora 24 uses 4.2.6 derived code
>> vs 4.2.8
> 
> We're all aware this project is underway, right?
> 
>   https://www.ntpsec.org/
> 


Speaking of nascent time projects

http://nwtime.org/projects/ntimed/


So far, I like the overall architecture of the client/slave/master task
differentiation.

I've played around with the client in a test environment and ~it seems
to work OK~, but it looks like the project is still a bit in the future.



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