[ntp:questions] Re: behind firewall in different time zone

Terje Mathisen terje.mathisen at hda.hydro.com
Tue Dec 7 21:23:34 UTC 2004

bish wrote:

> Our organization sits quietly (and obediently) behind a firewall in our
> parent organization's time zone. We can't get them to open up a port on
> the firewall so that we can get some time sync'ing going for our
> domain.
> Is there a way for us to sync to one of their servers (which we can
> see) and then modify the synced time based on our time zone
> 'difference'?

No problem at all: There's no such thing as a timezone anywhere in the 
NTP protocol. :-)


- <Terje.Mathisen at hda.hydro.com>
"almost all programming can be viewed as an exercise in caching"

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