[ntp:hackers] A stop-gap authenticated time service

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Nov 16 09:18:41 UTC 2015

In message <E1Zy92Q-000Oqi-5G at stenn.ntp.org>, Harlan Stenn writes:

>> I'll happy lift the research and nail down the details, but I
>> don't have time to learn the IETF-rituals and fly to the other
>> end of the world for meetings.   I hope somebody skilled in
>> that art will be willing to assist us.
>What's the timetable?  This is something I'm happy to have NTF pursue.

Dunno, I need to nail down a few more details, but I think basically
I know the outside parameters now.

>> PS: Also, if any of you have HTTPS servers you can allow me to
>>     test against I'd appreciate it.
>We have a few of these.  Please let me know what you want.

Well, basically HTTPS servers, preferably with good time, whose owners
don't call the FBI because I send strange HTTPS requests...

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