[ntp:questions] Restrict vs DNS lookup

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.org
Tue Jun 8 11:40:34 UTC 2010


On 6/7/2010 4:02 PM, Dave Hart wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 7, 2010 at 19:07 UTC, Danny Mayer  wrote:
>> Actually they mention restrict source, not restrict server. There is
>> essentially no description of what this option is or what it does. There
>> needs to be a documentation effort to explain clear the usage and why
>> and when to use it.
> 
> restrict source configures a template restriction automatically added
> at runtime for each association, whether configured, ephemeral, or
> preemptible, and removed when the association is demobilized.
> 

This really needs rewording to be clear what it's meant to do. It also
needs to get into the documentation. Calling it a template while
technically accurate does not describe what it really does.

Danny




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