[time] getting foreign server from US host
Koos van den Hout
Mon Oct 6 15:04:28 UTC 2008
On Mon 2008-10-06 at 10:00, Ryan Malayter wrote:
> I just checked and I received host 18.104.22.168 (unlawful.id.au) from
> the NTP pool when looking up 3.pool.ntp.org from a server based in
> Chicago, IL USA on XO's network.
> This certainly doesn't seem right, as that server seems to be either
> in Austrailia (according to the domain name) or Europe (according to
And it is in the US according to whois:
$ whois 22.214.171.124
OrgName: Managed Solutions Group, Inc.
Address: 45535 Northport Loop East
which is probably what the geo data is based on.
So, it is quite an international host ;)
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