[ntp:questions] xntp both serve and client

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Thu Nov 6 06:03:26 UTC 2008

Hal Murray wrote:

>  Steve Kostecke writes:
>>Some time servers will not accept connections when the source port is
>>not 123.
> Which ones?
> I think that would complicate debugging. For example, I couldn't run
> ntpdate in user mode to compare my local clock with a servers.

I'm not aware of any specific servers which enforce the ntpport. But it
is a restriction.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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