[ntp:questions] Can or should the NTP protocol eventually serve timezone data?

Rob nomail at example.com
Wed Jun 17 20:42:19 UTC 2009


Nero Imhard <nim at pipe.nl> wrote:
> Making all this telco equipment understand a new ntp protocol
> extension won't be easier than implementing Olsen's TZ stuff or 
> switching to UTC

Is there some distributed server system available where those Olsen
TZ files could be downloaded?
It would of course be no problem to make such data available on
existing HTTP servers like Google's or similar, but has this
actually been done?




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