[ntp:questions] Re: Good GPS for attic?

Gary S. Idontwantspam at net
Wed Feb 16 20:16:37 UTC 2005

On Wed, 16 Feb 2005 20:02:23 GMT, "Wolfgang S. Rupprecht"
<wolfgang+gnus20050216T115026 at dailyplanet.dontspam.wsrcc.com> wrote:

>A few years ago, when folks still used kerberos there was a raging
>debate about kerberos's "unreasonable" demands that the system clocks
>be within 5 minutes of each other.  I always thought this was a great
>bozo filter, preventing folks from mistakenly logging in to a poorly
>administered machine.
Quite a bit of spam, and very little "real" email, has a system clock
time way off from reality. If you account properly for the time zones
and delivery delays, this might be another sort of spam filter.

Happy trails,
Gary (net.yogi.bear)
at the 51st percentile of ursine intelligence

Gary D. Schwartz, Needham, MA, USA
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