[ntp:questions] Re: Q:About ntpd specifications

David L. Mills mills at udel.edu
Sat Sep 6 19:54:33 UTC 2003


1. Do grep the sources for the peer_clear() routine and read the

2. I don't understand your second question.

3. See the specification rfc-1305. Do use grep on the ./ntpd files to
utmost advantage. Read the comments in the sources, lots of them.


Yuji Hoshino wrote:
> i just study ntpd specifications(ntp-4.1.1),and i have some questions
> shown below.
> If you know , pls give me some informations .
> * What is trigger when ntp servers do "reset" automatically ?
> * What is condition when ntp servers do not carry out "reset" ?
> * Generally, dose it take long time until synchronization is closed ?
> and also , pls tell me what source files are
> these specifications defined in .
> Thanks a lot .

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