[Pool] Leap second is coming
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Sat Apr 18 18:44:30 UTC 2015
> What is the best way to get the leap seconds file? The first
> URL in Google search results is apparently redirecting to itself:
> Trying 2400:cb00:2048:1::6814:55...
wget works for me, but it uses IPv4
> Apparently the majority of my upstream servers do not send the leap second
> info - at least my "ntpq -c rv" does not show the "tai" value:
There are two levels of leap info. The normal NTP packet exchange has a 2
bit field that encodes 4 states:
my clock is no good
my clock is good, no leap
The leap insert/delete apply to the end of the current day.
> How can I tell which upstream servers announce the upcoming
> leap second?
Wait until the day the leap will happen. :)
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