[ntp:questions] Re: simple time server

Darren Dunham ddunham at redwood.taos.com
Fri Aug 4 23:15:28 UTC 2006

Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Darren Dunham wrote:
>> I believe "specify a time zone" and "tell the kernel to change its
>> clock" are equivalent on Windows.  Yes?

> Since Windows 2000 and Windows XP both have W32TIME (Microsoft's feeble 
> attempt at implementing SNTP) Windows *can* run a UTC clock and display 
> local time.

That's the bit I wasn't aware of.  I thought internally it was still
keeping local time. 

Darren Dunham                                           ddunham at taos.com
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