[ntp:questions] systems won't synchronize no matter what

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Fri Oct 29 18:58:31 UTC 2010


"Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote in message 
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> Are you talking about *thinking human* installers or installation 
> scripts?
>
> A script that could ask the user "What country are you in?" and then for 
> state or province could make a better than random selection of servers. 
> A "thinking human" could probably do a LOT better.

I am talking about a few lines as an example of a simple ntp.conf file, in 
a document, to render the document more complete.

As you say, the installers can (and do) know about country.

Cheers,
David 




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