NIST NTP servers

Mike the.lists at
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>
>>> 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?

Speaking of nascent time projects

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

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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