[ntp:questions] NTP will fail once a week

Alain alainm at pobox.com
Mon Feb 14 13:05:00 UTC 2005


Bad news: a major brazilian broad band access provider has come up with 
something new, they chanche the IP once a week, without dropping the 
connection.

This is intended probably to avoid home users' hosting. Of course this 
is intended for home use, but it is widely used in small *and* medium 
sized business.

So I would like to strongly suggest that next NTP version read the 
machine's IP more frequently. FWIK this is not very time consuming for 
NTPD, is it very difficult to implement?

thanks,
Alain



More information about the questions mailing list