[ntp:questions] NTP test version for Windows

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Sat Jan 19 11:21:56 UTC 2013


Martin Burnicki wrote:
> Hi folks,
> 
> some of you may already have noted that another bug in Windows
> Vista/Windows 7 has been reported in NTP's bugzilla which may be the
> reason why time synchronization under these Windows versions may not yield
> the expected accuracy:
> http://bugs.ntp.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2328
> 
> The guy who has brought this to our attention has also submitted a patch
> which I've merged into the current ntp-dev version.
> 
> I've built some binaries which can be used for testing, if someone is
> interested:
> 
> Release Build:
>
http://www.meinberg.de/download/ntp/windows/ntp-4.2.7p348+patches-release.zip
> 
> Debug Build:
>
http://www.meinberg.de/download/ntp/windows/ntp-4.2.7p348+patches-debug.zip
> 
> Please note I've just finished to build those version but haven't even
> tried them myself, so be aware that problems might arise. However, I'll be
> mostly offline for some days so I thought I'd make them anyway available
> right now.
> 
> The binaries from the ZIP files can easily be copied over the binaries
> from a standard installation, in the same way as David Taylor has
> described in section "Updating NTP to a more recent version" on his web
> page: http://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/setup.html
> 
> Martin

As suggested by Steve Kostecke in a private email these files are now also
available here:
http://support.ntp.org/people/burnicki

Martin
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Martin Burnicki

Meinberg Funkuhren
Bad Pyrmont
Germany



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