[ntp:questions] [ntp:announce] NTP 4.2.6p4-beta1 Released

NTP Public Services Project webmaster at ntp.org
Tue May 17 12:28:11 UTC 2011

Redwood City, CA - 2011/05/16 - The NTP Public Services Project
(http://support.ntp.org/) is pleased to announce that NTP 4.2.6p4-beta1,
a Beta Release of the NTP Reference Implementation from the
NTP Project, is now available at http://www.ntp.org/downloads.html and

File-size: 4184709 bytes

MD5 sum: 237f73c97cc01e66fb7f7268b88f9931  ntp-4.2.6p4-beta1.tar.gz

Bug Fixes:

* [Bug 1921] LOCAL, ACTS drivers with "prefer" excluded from initial
  candidate list.
* [Bug 1923] orphan parent favored over LOCAL, ACTS drivers.
* [Bug 1554] peer may stay selected as system peer after becoming
* [Bug 1924] Billboard tally codes sometimes do not match operation,

Other Changes:

* Upgrade to AutoGen 5.11.9 (and require it).
* Upgrade to libopts 35.0.10 from AutoGen 5.11.9pre8.
* Enable tickadj-like taming of wildly off-spec Windows clock using
  NTPD_TICKADJ_PPM env. var. specifying baseline slew.

Please report any bugs, issues, or desired enhancements at

The NTP (Network Time Protocol) Public Services Project, which is
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provides support and additional development resources for the
Reference Implementation of NTP produced by the NTP Project
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