[ntp:questions] Re: Using ntp4 as client for ntp3

Terje Mathisen terje.mathisen at hda.hydro.com
Wed Apr 19 17:46:39 UTC 2006

John Pettitt wrote:
> Joachim Schrod wrote:
>> Can anybody please shed more light on that issue? Should I specify
>> "version 3" in the ntp.conf of the ntp4 clients, to be on the safe side?
>> Or is this a non-issue and it Just Works?
> I have an old (very old) truetime stratum one server that is V3 only and adding the version = 3 to

The  '100 version, right? I've got one of those as well. Not working at 
the moment though (no power in that particular wiring closet.)

> the config of clients makes it work just fine.  There is no harm in specifying version = 3 when
> talking to a v3 server.

I think that's just 'version 3', i.e. no equal sign?


- <Terje.Mathisen at hda.hydro.com>
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