[ntp:hackers] Leap second list file

Mike S mikes at flatsurface.com
Fri Jan 6 18:51:55 UTC 2012


For anyone wanting an alternate location to watch for an updated 
leap-seconds file, it's actually available from many NIST time servers, 
a list of which is available here: http://tf.nist.gov/tf-cgi/servers.cgi

It appears that time.nist.gov is actually a global load balancer, and 
that's what's causing issues when trying to go there. Going directly to 
a server may work better.

For instance, these two worked fine when I just tried:
ftp://nist1-ny.ustiming.org/pub/
ftp://utcnist.colorado.edu/pub/

/pub/leap-seconds.list should always point to the most recent available 
leap-seconds file.


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