[ntp:hackers] Re: NTP and leap-seconds

Tim Shoppa shoppa at trailing-edge.com
Wed Jul 5 01:55:08 UTC 2006


"todd glassey" <todd.glassey at worldnet.att.net> wrote:
> Yes I want a formal notification as to the occurrence from NIST Time and
> Frequency - it would come in 'the same type of email message' from the
> Federal Judicial Electronic Court Filing System which sends out
> authenticated emails to specific clients who are registered with it.

We've kicked around some ideas here about various ways to distribute
leapsecond notifications via the net (and in fact there are already
multiple ways with multiple levels of authentication/crypto),
but E-mail is about the suckiest way I could imagine.

Tim.


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