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ntp-4.2.8p11 was released on 27 February 2018. It addresses 2 low-/medium-, 1 informational-/medium-, and 2 low-severity security issues in ntpd, 1 medium-severity security issue in ntpq, and provides over 65 non-security bugfixes and other improvements over 4.2.8p10.

Please see the NTP Security Notice for vulnerability and mitigation details.

Are you using Autokey in production? If so, please contact Harlan - he's got some questions for you.

Updating the Copyright Year

  • Edit html/copyright.html
  • Edit sntp/include/copyright.def
  • In A.whatever run make COPYRIGHT
    • If you do a full make then html/copyright.html will get its "Last Updated" field updated, but that will also update all of the autogen stuff.
  • Make a ChangeLog entry
  • Check in the changes.

On the nightly roll the other files will be updated.

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