[ntp:questions] Re: Is compression of the NTP negotiation possible?

Laurent Picouleau l.picouleau at free.fr
Sat Jan 31 21:06:24 UTC 2004


On 2004-01-17, David Schwartz <davids at webmaster.com> wrote:
> "Hal Murray" <hmurray at suespammers.org> wrote in message 
> news:100hvgpa065p0ce at corp.supernews.com...
>
>> [connected via dialup 2 hours out of 24]
>
>>>    You probably don't want to use 'ntp'. It's not really designed for 
>>> this
>>>type of application. You could just run 'ntpdate' right after you connect.
>
>> I agree, but what would you do if you had those constraints
>> and wanted to run a ntp like program?

You should try chrony, an ntp daemon with provision made for
intermittent connections.

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