[ntp:questions] Re: NTP packets

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Thu Oct 30 11:23:55 UTC 2003

On 29 Oct 2003 14:37:19 -0800 in comp.protocols.time.ntp,
karlobrien2 at yahoo.com (moorefieldman) wrote:

>I have a question about how an NTP server is queried. How do you get
>the time off a server? Does it use UDP? If I want to update the time
>on my computer using an NTP server how would I connect to the NTP

Send an [S]NTP request. 
Use an NTP client to the server over the internet.
See http://www.ntp.org

Thanks. Take care, Brian Inglis 	Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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