[ntp:questions] Re: See the link

Terje Mathisen terje.mathisen at hda.hydro.com
Wed Sep 24 07:58:57 UTC 2003


David L. Mills wrote:

> Guys,
> 
> The Awful Truth is out:
> 
> http://www.spectracomcorp.com/internettimeservers.html
> 
> It's a rather interesting reflection of modern times that terrorists can
> be a sales vehicle. I've known the guys at Spectracom for over twenty
> years. They used to think NTP was a drag on sales; now it's a feature.

David, did you notice that SpectraCom have hijacked the NTP acronym?

Acccording to their product specs, it stands for 'Network Time 
Provider', not Protocol!

Terje

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