[ntp:questions] ntp client ipv6 support

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.org
Sat Jun 18 01:53:17 UTC 2011


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BlackLists wrote:
> BlackLists wrote:
>> Rick Jones wrote:
>>> Danny Mayer <mayer at ntp.org> wrote:
>>>> You need to know that it's a numeric address before you
>>>>  call getaddrinfo().
>>>
>>> Really? Is that for IPv6 specifically, or IP generally?
>>>
>>> Netperf has been passing IPs to getaddrinfo() without
>>>  setting any special flags.
>>
>> <http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3493.txt>
>>  {in the page 22 -25 range}
> 
> I'm guessing this is it?
> <http://ntp.bkbits.net:8080/ntp-dev/?PAGE=patch&REV=433e1854taAmL8-VD-LqZE0jPYNKyw>
> 

No, that's an emulation piece. It's elsewhere. ntpd/ntp_config.c from
the look of it.

Danny



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