[ntp:questions] (Software) timeserver for windows being broadcast-able incl. keys

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Thu Mar 22 01:50:34 UTC 2007

Erik wrote:

> BTW: the manufacturer advises to install its systems in the same
> network segment behind a router to be coupled with the company-VLAN
> The time server, being on the same router, will be able to reach all
> clients by broadcast
> Yet, here we do not have networks-per-manufacturer but mixed networks,
> resulting in a network with systems of this manufacturer
> spread across the whole network (which is divided into several
> subnets)

Depending on your network, consider setting up one system on each subnet
to act as a regular server and have it broadcast to the subnet.


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