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David J Taylor <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid> wrote:
> "David Woolley" <david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid> wrote in message
> news:hvgor5$8hu$1 at news.eternal-september.org...
>> The reference version was available for the Windows NT family long
>> before W32Time. It was available for versions of NT that never had
> Interesting, David. The earliest NTP file I have on the system here is
> from September 2002, and it contains a reference:
> "May 07 1996 ANNOUNCE: Enhancements to the Windows NT port of XNTP 3.5"
> I no longer have systems running NT earlier than Windows 2000, so I can't
> check which had W32time. The earliest NT disk I have, though, is from
> July 1992...
Windows NT had a time service, but at that time it was still called
TIMESERV. It had its config in TIMESERV.INI instead of in the registry.
I guess it was a left-over from the times before the registry.
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