[ntp:questions] "leap smear" support for ntpd
skoganty at gmail.com
Mon Sep 28 16:37:12 UTC 2015
Referred the details given in
for the ntpd implementation with "leapsmear" patch ( for non public
Please suggest :
For unix /Linux machines :
Precisely followed the steps given in the above link:
got the latest dev source 4.3.72 (dev version) and used ./configure with
--enable-leap-smear as described.
NTP Client for Windows already Contains a Workaround
+Thus it is not required to use a smearing NTP server for Windows clients,
+but of course the smearing server approach also works.
How to apply "smearing server approach" for windows based systems (windows
7 precisely -- if I need to do that for consistency sake)
1 )Are there any binaries which I can use (or a patch readily available)
which is built for windows ( or should I follow the same approach for
windows based systems(i.e build the latest dev-version 4.3.72 and use
./configure with --enable-leap-smear configuration), will the "configure"
script work on windows machines .
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