[ntp:questions] Authentication problem

Dennis Hilberg, Jr. timekeeper at dennishilberg.com.invalid
Wed Feb 27 20:03:25 UTC 2008

Serge Bets wrote:
> This was the original design. However the patch in bug 401 messed-up
> this clear separation. Solution: remove this harmful patch. And keep bug
> 401 open, waiting for its own rethinked solution. Removing the patch
> will also automagically fix bug 1003, AFAICS.

It does. I removed the 401 patch code and replaced it with the original 
code, and now addserver and unconfig both prompt for a keyid when one isn't 

I created a unified diff patch and attached it to the bug report for those 
interested. It works with ntp 4.2.4p4.


> Serge.

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