[ntp:questions] NTP server not reducing polling interval on upstream hosts

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Mon Oct 27 09:13:13 UTC 2014


Harlan Stenn writes:
> Rob writes:
> > Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> wrote:
> > > Please email me the bug numbers.
> > >
> > > We don't have nearly enough volunteers to get the work done.
> > >
> > > This is why I frequently solicit volunteer help as well as financial
> > > support.  If we get enough financial support I can start hiring
> > > developers.
> > 
> > I think it is unrealistic to get enough money from donations to hire
> > professional developers.  You may get enough money to buy some
> > hardware to facilitate development, or to pay hosting or hardware for
> > a website or source archive, etc.  When I would donate money it would
> > be like $50, that would be insignificant when compared to a
> > professional developer tariff.
> 
> Every $ helps.  And aside from donations, NTF has Consortium programs
> that provide value to its members.

I'll put it another way.  If we got $1/year from 1 out of 10 computers
that use NTP, we'd be in great shape.
-- 
Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org>
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