[ntp:questions] NTP 4.2.4p5-RC2 Released

NTP Public Services Project webmaster at ntp.org
Sun Aug 10 14:52:43 UTC 2008

Redwood City, CA - 2008/08/10 - The NTP Public Services Project
(http://support.ntp.org/) is pleased to announce that NTP 4.2.4p5-RC2,
a Release Candidate of the NTP Reference Implementation from the
NTP Project, is now available at http://www.ntp.org/downloads.html and

Bug Fixes:

* [Bug 450] Windows only: Under original Windows NT we must not discard the
  wildcard socket to workaround a bug in NT's getsockname().
* [Bug 1038] Built-in getpass() function also prompts for password if
  not built with DEBUG.
* [Bug 841] Obsolete the "dynamic" keyword and make deferred binding
  to local interfaces the default.
  Emit a warning if that keyword is used for configuration.

The file-size of this Release Candidate is 3440448 bytes. An MD5 sum
of this release is available at http://www.ntp.org/downloads.html and

Please report any bugs, issues, or desired enhancements at

The NTP (Network Time Protocol) Public Services Project, which is
hosted by Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. (http://www.isc.org/),
provides support and additional development resources for the
Reference Implementation of NTP produced by the NTP Project

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