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

Joachim Schrod jschrod at acm.org
Fri Apr 21 08:21:12 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 config of clients makes it work just fine.  There is no harm in specifying version = 3 when
> talking to a v3 server.

Thanks a lot for your answer; I have added the version option to the config files.


Joachim Schrod				Email: jschrod at acm.org
Roedermark, Germany

More information about the questions mailing list