[ntp:questions] May sound like a newbe question, but....

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Wed Mar 12 16:33:39 UTC 2008

Martin Burnicki <martin.burnicki at meinberg.de> writes:


>Koos van den Hout wrote:
>> If you just want to adjust the server they contact for syncing (and not
>> the other settings) you could modify the local dns (if you control that)
>> to make 'time.windows.com' point to your local timeserver.

>Though this may be a working solution IMHO this is pretty ugly since other
>users/admins could be misguided by this setup. 

>If synchronization would not work for a client the user would put the shame
>on time.microsoft.com, which is not justified, at least in that case ;-))

It may  not belong on time.microsoft.com but does on microsoft by making it
hard to use any other server. 

>Martin Burnicki

>Meinberg Funkuhren
>Bad Pyrmont

More information about the questions mailing list