[ntp:questions] Mixed maxpoll values for mixed LAN/Internet servers - sensible?
David J Taylor
david-taylor at blueyonder.neither-this-bit.nor-this.co.uk
Mon Mar 2 07:32:20 UTC 2009
Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>>> In article <F26ql.803$Lc7.66 at text.news.virginmedia.com>, "David J
>>>> Taylor" <david-taylor at blueyonder.neither-this-bit.nor-this.co.uk>
> David> Thanks for that, Dave. It's a pity that a change available in
> 2003 David> hadn't made it into my 2005 download!
> This is why I started the NTP Forum, to develop the resources needed
> to get releases out sooner and significantly improve the level of
> support for NTP.
> Become a member of the NTP Forum.
I applied and heard nothing.
> Get companies you work with/for to become members.
I applied and heard nothing. As a single-man company, I cannot spare
funds, I'm afraid.
> Volunteer to write code for the project.
I don't do "C". I have already wriiten an NTP monitoring program, and
shown how MRTG can be used to monitor NTP on a routine basis. I spent
some time trying to get NTP to compile on my system, using both the
Microsoft tools and some free compilers, but I could never get it to
sompile and link.
> Volunteer to improve the documentation on the support website.
I submitted a number of bug reports.
> There are probably other ways, too. Be imaginative. Be helpful.
It may not be intended this way, but you are hitting on the wrong person
here. I have tried to do a lot to get NTP accepted within the Windows
community and worked with those who develop the software.
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