[ntp:questions] Poul-Henning Kamp and re-write of NTP

Paul tik-tok at bodosom.net
Sun Dec 7 19:38:20 UTC 2014

On Sun, Dec 7, 2014 at 1:22 PM, David Woolley <
david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid> wrote:

> Most ntpd users these days will install binary packages, not build from
> source.

Indeed and O(none) of those users will be running refclocks.  That's the
problem according to the pool isn't it -- all clients, no servers.

Folks running refclocks have strong motivation to compile NTPD.  Especially
when the provided binary doesn't include PPS support or is old.

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