[ntp:questions] Surplus Alpha as timeserver?

Bjorn Gabrielsson bg at lysator.liu.se
Sat Mar 26 22:48:03 UTC 2005

Brad Knowles <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org> writes:

> At 9:56 AM +0000 2005-03-26, Bjorn Gabrielsson wrote:
> >  Maybe my wording was as bad as the spelling. It is the NTP kernel
> >  discipline I was trying to refer to.
> >
> >          http://www.eecis.udel.edu/~mills/ntp/html/kern.html
> 	Ahh, you mean the patches provided at
> <ftp://ftp.udel.edu/pub/ntp/software/nanokernel.tar.gz>?  Those are
> for Linux only, and are only applicable to older versions of the Linux
> kernel (2.4.x and before).  If you were going to run Linux, then these
> would be appropriate to be considered.

I have been running the patches by Ulrich Windl on a PentiumII-machine
for some years. Just for the record. You should get the Linux
nanokernel patches from 

There is support up to 2.4.29 and also some 2.6.x support.

-- Björn

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