[ntp:questions] NTP & PPS, part 2 ;)

Rob nomail at example.com
Fri Dec 12 11:50:33 UTC 2014


Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> wrote:
> Rob writes:
>> Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> wrote:
>> > If you disgree and think NTP should provide the file all the time, then:
>> >
>> > - how do you propose we find out if the underlying API is really
>> > provided in the currently-running kernel?
>> 
>> The source of the includefile does absolutely nothing in the ways of
>> solving that problem!
>
> If the file isn't there we don't go looking for the API that isn't
> there, either.
>
> Or am I missing something?

The file is only used at build time.  It tells absolutely nothing
about the kernel configuration, certainly not in the system the binary
is running on.



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