[time-nuts] future NTP programs...
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Nov 10 02:46:38 EST 2014
In message <0AA8645271A94DF3968C90FE6BF94276 at Alta>, "David J Taylor" writes:
>- that there is (eventually) a Windows implementation.
I'm writing the code to be as portable as I can make it, but I have
neither Windows machines nor clue how to program for their kernel-time-api.
>- that it responds to "ntpq -pn" and "ntpq -crv" commands so that it can be
>easily remotely monitored.
The jury is still out on the control protocol.
To be honest I don't much like it from a security point of view,
and the parameters of my clock control algorithm may not map well
into its datafields.
Time will show...
Poul-Henning Kamp | UNIX since Zilog Zeus 3.20
phk at FreeBSD.ORG | TCP/IP since RFC 956
FreeBSD committer | BSD since 4.3-tahoe
Never attribute to malice what can adequately be explained by incompetence.
More information about the time-nuts