[ntp:questions] Re: ntpd not synchronizing
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Jun 28 01:07:54 UTC 2005
At 2:36 PM -0400 2005-06-27, Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
> It could certainly be done that way, at least on a case by case basis.
> I believe, though, that writing a script that would execute correctly on
> any Unix, Linux, Windows, etc, platform is probably not feasible!
Yup, that's a real problem.
> The better way to do it for all platforms would be to add code to modify
> the proper data structures to allow ntpd to accept reply packets from
> anything declared as a server or peer.
> I believe it's on the "to do" list.
Also correct. Some bigger issues have to be resolved for 4.2.1
before this can be worked on.
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