[ntp:questions] Re: Public servers?

Paul Repacholi prep at prep.synonet.com
Mon Aug 4 21:36:12 UTC 2003


"David L. Mills" <mills at udel.edu> writes:

> You make good points; however, keep in mind the U Wisconsin
> debacle. The Netgear folks were tarred and feathered bigtime, even
> if my recommendation they be sued for damages and forced to recall
> defective routers has not happened.However, what good came of the
> exercise was that Netgear developed a design policy document that is
> consistent with best practices proposed in the RFC-2030 update,
> including respect for the KoD packet.

Have you considered adding raw LAN multi-cast address/Protocol types
so you can auto configure NTP services on a LAN?

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