[ntp:questions] Re: Access permission

David L. Mills mills at udel.edu
Fri Aug 1 05:58:44 UTC 2003


There is an absolutely fabulous and exponentially thrilling way to 
determine access sensibilities, the public lists! As you might have 
noted in the dreary volley of messages earlier, there is no clear way 
geographical restrictions can be encoded and enforced in access lists. 
Unless you find a politically acceptable access rule encoding, frivolous 
aka ad hoc discovery is dead in the pond.


Harlan Stenn wrote:

> It looks like one of the big problems fokls have is there is no easy way
> to determine the access policy for a particular NTP server "in-band".
> Can we come up with a mechanism to let ntpd "pass along" its access
> policy to potential clients?
> H

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