[ntp:questions] Re: Correcting my time servers clock drift on Alpha ES40s / Tru64
David L. Mills
mills at udel.edu
Tue Oct 25 05:46:36 UTC 2005
What I am conderned about is the version and OS of the server, which is
revealed in the rv response. The version of ntpq is for most purposes
Danny Mayer wrote:
> David L. Mills wrote:
>> I agree. The ntpq rv includes a banner what reveals the build time,
>> version and system and at least for Sun the modifier. As pointed out in
>> a reply to a private message, this is probably a sufficient signature
>> for our purposes.
>> I did a stupid thing for not asking for this information in the first
>> place. Newsreaders be advised, it would save much time and sweat if the
>> ntpq "version" and "processor" information is included with the query.
> Do you mean the version and processor of the server being queried not
> not the version of ntpq being used? I assume you do. That can be done by
> adding -c rv to the ntpq command line.
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