[ntp:questions] xntpd related querries

Maarten Wiltink maarten at kittensandcats.net
Sat Nov 25 13:09:41 UTC 2006


"Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote in message
news:tvSdnTaQLYEi1frYnZ2dnUVZ_tidnZ2d at comcast.com...
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> I don't think that a proxy and a firewall are the same thing.  I work
> through a NAT router/firewall without problems.

So have I, and they aren't.

A proxy is usually an application-level proxy, that processes and
forwards traffic at a higher layer than the network layer. In a
sense, NTP running on the firewall could be thought of as a proxy
(but only in a sense).

Groetjes,
Maarten Wiltink





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