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ntp-4.2.8p10 was released on 21 March 2017. It addresses 6 medium- and 5 low-severity security issues, 4 informational security topics, 15 bugfixes, and contains other improvements over 4.2.8p9.

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Time to add a third repository? For several (many?) years we have been supporting 2 repositories for NTP: ntp stable containing stable/production releases ...
Administrative Mailing Lists We need some new (different) mailing lists. At the moment, these new mailing lists will probably be closed/private lists Please edit/revise ...
Advocacy Issues We need a logo. Proposed Blurb for the ISC home page
Authentication Issues and Suggestions Related Topics: Digest Methods For an in depth discussion of this, see MACDigestMethods. MAC field The MAC (Message Authentication ...
Automated Build System PlatformList List of platforms
GNU AutoGen AutoGen is a tool designed to simplify the creation and maintenance of programs that contain large amounts of repetitious text. It is especially valuable ...
RahulKumar 01 May 2008 Automake is a tool for automatically generating `Makefile.in' files compliant with the GNU Coding Standards. Automake requires the use of Autoconf ...
autoconf Issues sysconfdir configure does not honor sysconfdir . See , and discuss there or here. We'll need to default sysconfdir to /etc . Eventually, it ...
Autokey Design Considerations 15:06 so if you have somebody who understands dave's docs well enough to abstract problem statements, it would be useful ...
Automated Build Framework Related Topics: VirtualBuildBox, Vm1DeploymentPlan Background The NTP software has proven to be remarkably portable, running on a huge ...
Backroom Email Requirements from UDel and Dave whimsy is the only machine in the backroom flock that may accept incoming internet email. Background, and (mutual ...
BitKeeper Notes For more information about using or tracking NTP repositories using either the opensource or commercial BitKeeper programs see SoftwareDevelopment ...
BK and Generated Files When using a code management system it is usually the case where it is best to only check in "source" files and use the necessary tools to generate ...
An intuitive way to see when somebody did something in a determined part of the code is through annotate command. The annotate command requiers one obligatory parameter ...
In some cases, just the act of cloning a repository will also check out all of its files, so the rest of this section won't apply (that's the case with NTP repositories ...
To start working with files in your newly cloned repository, your best bet is just to "check out" every single file throughout the entire repo (if they aren't already ...
Your first step in working with a remote repository is to "clone" a copy of it to your local system with, say: $ bk clone http://linux.bkbits.net:8080/linux 2.5 mykernel ...
If all you want to do is grab a remote repository and start using it as part of a project, the simplest thing to do is clone it, then check out all of its files. ...
Instead of using revision ranges to identify the revisions you want, you can use cutoff dates , frequently specified with the c option. These are explained under ...
Depending on how much you've checked out in a directory, there are a couple different ways to see the contents of that directory. If you're interested only in what ...
This first set of commands has nothing to do with any repository and just displays information about the bitkeeper setup on your system, so you can at least see if ...
Beyond just listing the current contents of a file, you can get metadata and revision information about a file. The most useful command for this is bk prs , which ...
sfiles mostly, I'm thinking.
Command keywords are defined under bk helptool prs , I'll leave it to you to check them out on your own until I decide if I should expand on them here.
There are a number of ways to list the contents of a BK managed file. If you've already checked it out with bk co or bk get , then you can, of course, use any ...
In the most common model of nop BitKeeper usage, you'll most likely do some or all of the following things: select some package whose source you want to work ...
Probably the most useful bk command to list a file's revision history and contents is bk prs , which comes with a load of options. First, you can use bk prs ...
There are a number of commands you can use to just query the properties of changesets, either the changesets that are already in your repo or the changesets that you ...
If you want to inspect a remote repository, your best bet is to browse it. (There are some command line variations of bk that will give you some information about ...
Once you clone a repository and cd into it, there are a number of commands that will print meta information about that repository, such as: $ bk root ...
When you first clone a BK repo, the directory structure is there but the files typically aren't; they're normally initially under SCCS control in their respective ...
In many cases, whether you're dealing with file revisions or changeset revisions, you'll have the opportunity to specify a specific revision or range of revisions ...
To see the actual changes in a file between revisions, your best bet is bk revtool to see those changes graphically.
When you first clone a BK repo, the directory structure is there but the files typically aren't; they're normally initially under SCCS control in their respective ...
... stuff on bk sfiles coming shortly ...
Most of what follows can also be found under bk helptool terms . I just wanted to restructure it slightly for the audience I'm writing it for but, yes, I shamelessly ...
There's one more thing you might want to do if you're part of a larger group that wants to experiment with bitkeeper on the same remote, parent repository and that ...
While you're working with your cloned repository, it's quite possible that changes are happening upstream in the parent repo. If you just want a report on changes ...
Bugzilla Blocking Release Flags We use in http://bugs.ntp.org our bugzilla to assist in the Release process. Anybody may request that a bug block a release. ...
Bugzilla Produce and Component Layout Overview As of 2009, we are using the following products and components in the NTP Bugzilla: ntp refclock ONCORE ...
Bugzilla Wishlist Related Topics: MaintainerIssues, http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show bug.cgi?id 9412, , , , , , , , , Harlan's original Bugzilla wishlist ...
ChangeLog Maintenance ChangeLog in dev If a change is being applied to both stable and dev , only add the ChangeLog entry to stable , as it will get ...
Clock Algorithms Interested in the clock algorithms used by NTP? Please check out Network Time Synchronization, The Network Time Protocol on Earth and in Space (2nd ...
Code Review http://jonoscript.wordpress.com/2010/05/04/design lunch code review in bugzilla/ http://www.reviewboard.org/ http://code.google.com/p/gerrit ...
Tagging categories for configuration options One part of my GSoC project this year is to enable tagging of configuration options so they can be tagged to carry additional ...
Configuration and Authorization Levels for ntpd Background and History Analysis .BrianUtterback suggests we need to classify operations on data types as follows ...
Cross compiling NTP The configure script uses the cpu vendor os string to make decisions on a number of configurable items. While in a 'regular' build we can ...
Failing over DNS Server Addresses 1. Problem Summary The current implementation of NTP uses DNS to retrieve the IP addresses of the server name in the configuration ...
Deprecating ntpdate The combination of ntpd and sntp now implements the functions of ntpdate . As soon as a few remaining issues with sntp are resolved the ...
Deprecating ntpdc ntpd 4.2.7p230 defaults to ignoring ntpdc queries: http://lists.ntp.org/pipermail/questions/2011 November/030882.html KenyonRalph 2012 05 11 ...
Design By Contract and NTP I've started to add 'design by contract' assertions into certain areas of the codebase. The primary reason for this is to make the code ...
Development Issues This is a top level topic for the discussion of general NTP development issues. Please add items to the top of this list following the format ...
LeapSmearForNTPv4 LeapSecondFileIssues NtpStartupIssues NtpStartupStepChoices
Documentation Notes HTML Pages Harlan runs the following script to check the HTML documentation: #! /bin/sh cd html new for i in `find type f grep v '^x/'` ...
Documentation Project Related Topics: DocumentationNotes Overview Dave has been maintaining the entire body of documentation as html pages. There are certain ...
Download Area Layout Current Layout The top level directory contains subdirectories for the different major/minor versions along with links to the latest stable point ...
Embedded Version String Content While fixing it was noted that the version string in the code takes the form: Version @ CSet build flags date buildnumber where ...
KapilaBogahapitiya 30 Jun 2009 ExamplesUsingManMacros Overview An overview of NtpAutogenUsage Creating List creating taged list without indentation .RS .IP hello ...
KapilaBogahapitiya 28 Jun 2009 ExamplesUsingtexiTags Writing Definition File Here you will be explained about stanzas that may use to get texinfo output through ...
External Libraries and NTP 64 bit usable time t https://github.com/schwern/y2038 Event Handling http://software.schmorp.de/pkg/libev http://monkey ...
Fixed Sized Types and Sign Extensions Related Items: , , Problem Summary With the advent of 64 bit systems several problems have been encountered with the handling ...
Recent Changes: View complete list Bug Lists: ...
Future Ideas for NTP Initial time set Let's find a way to not need the "the time must be right to within 68 (or whatever) years" for the initial time set. Name resolution ...
GNU nop AutoGen Conversion Starting with 4.2.4 we are using AutoGen to provide consistent options processing, easier enum/flag/descriptor maintenance, and eventually ...
GNU AutoGen Improvements Background and Goals We want to use GNU AutoGen to produce a variety of .man pages for NTP. Things we need to be able to do include: ...
Milestone #01: Define MIB Sections to be supported The MIB RFC draft contains a large number of data objects grouped into five sections (plus notification and compliance ...
Documentation Pre Processor (Google Summer Of Code 2008) Proposal We are using from GNU AutoGen to handle the command line options processing of the NTP programs ...
GSoC 2008 Documentation Project Status Reports Related Topics: GSoC2008doc June 06 Using Mdoc to create manual pages for NTP Project We are using currently ...
SNMP Client Handler Write an SNMP client in (any acceptable programming/scripting language). The program will use mode 6 requests ( ntpq calls) to get the requested ...
SNTP (Google Summer Of Code, 2008) GSoC is over and SNTP is on its way. We are currently working on cleaning up the code and to test and fix bugs. If you can think ...
Automated Build Framework (GSoC 2009) Student: .VitorBaptista Mentors: .DaveHart, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Related topics: AutomatedBuildFramework ...
High Throughput Low Jitter Stratum 1 NTP Server (GSoC 2009) Student: .AnthonyBlake Mentors: .JudahLevine, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Highly ...
GSoC 2009 project proposal: Improving NTP's logging/debugging system Goals: Redesigning/Changing NTP's logging/debugging system. Writing a common debugging ...
Logging and Debugging API Overhaul (GSoC 2009) Student: .JohannesMaximilianKuehn Mentors: .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Discussion on config ...
NTP Documentation via GNU AutoGen (GSoC 2009) Student: .KapilaBogahapitiya Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .BruceKorb GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items ...
Logging and Debugging API Overhaul (GSoC 2010) Student: .SunilTej Mentors: .DaveHart, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Redesigning NTP's logging ...
NTP Documentation via GNU AutoGen (GSoC 2010) Student: .KapilaBogahapitiya Mentors: .BruceKorb, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items ...
Unit Testing (GSoC 2010) Student: .LinusKarlsson Mentors: .AmarTakhar, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project is to cover ...
Clock Models (Boris) (GSoC 2011) Student: .BorisSieklik Mentors: .JudahLevine, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project is ...
Clock Models (Thiago) (GSoC 2011) Student: .ThiagodeFreitas Mentors: .JudahLevine, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project ...
Internationalization and Localization (GSoC 2011) Student: .EricFeng Mentors: .BruceKorb, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this ...
Unit Testing (GSoC 2011) Student: .LinusKarlsson Mentors: .AmarTakhar, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project is to continue ...
Clock Models (GSoC 2012) Student: .ThiagodeFreitas Mentors: .JudahLevine, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project is to analyze ...
Logging and Debugging (GSoC 2012) Student: .RajulSrivastava Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .DaveHart GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items: GSoC2009LogDebug ...
NTP Logging and Debugging API Manual (as on 10th Aug 2012) Log messages can be logged to various channels SYSLOG Various Syslog Facilities ...
Documentation of the Logging and Debugging API for NTP Related Topics: Config file format logging show logging show N logging show syslog logging clear logging ...
LOG ENTRIES FORMAT Present FORMAT of Log Messages timestamp computer process: message Example : May 12 23:25:33 rajul Ideapad Z560 ntpd 6934 : proto: precision ...
Tasks yet to be done Config Related 1 Implement saveconfig 1 Implement show output to ntpq (HMS: can be done later) 1 To convert the config structure ...
Date Task Description % Done 04 23 Community Bonding Students get to know mentors, read documentation, get up to speed to begin working on their projects ...
Unit Testing (GSoC 2012) Student: .AdrianSpiridon Mentors: .AmarTakhar, .RahulKumar GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal of this project is to continue ...
Logging and Debugging Student: .ShubhamSinghal Mentors: .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items: GSoC2012LoggingDebugging, GSoC2010LoggingAndDebugging ...
NTP Logging and Debugging API Manual Configuration The NTP Logging Framework shall take most of its logging configuration by parsing the ntp.conf configuration file ...
Data Structures for Config Saving A Log can be sent to a File, Syslog, or stderr. So, the possible logging channels are FILE SYSLOG STDERR The ...
LOG ENTRIES FORMAT Log Messages Format timestamp, user , computer, process : section, severity, FILE , FUNCTION, LINE , message show refclock info ...
NTP Logging and Debugging Functions and Types Types Used In API logc loggerType t: Enum type stores value STDOUT, STDERR, FILEOUT, RBUFOUT, SYSLOG logc ...
ntp/scripts/ Cleanup Student: .OliverKindernay Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .RahulKumar GSoC: Project Page Summary The goal is to improve general code structure ...
Clock Startup Analysis Aaron Student: .AaronChen Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .MartinBurnicki GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items: Tasks ...
Clock Startup Analysis Rahul Student: .RahulKatare Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .MartinBurnicki GSoC: Project Page Summary Ntpd program is an operating ...
Data Analysis Framework The framework consists of a complete hierarchical structure which is organized as follows : Sessions : Each session has unique interval ...
Work Page Initial Discussion We have data from a single hosts, some 'p' no. of packets. Task is to find offset and drift(frequency). One of the Idea to ...
Unit Testing Allen Student: .AllenZhong Mentors: .RahulKumar, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items: UnitTestFramework, UnitTestingNotes ...
Weekly Updates for the GSoC 2013 Unit Testing Project of Allen This page is the weekly updates of my GSoC project. Jul 28, 2013 6th week Done: Some improvement ...
Unit Testing Yan Student: .YanZhang Mentors: .AmarTakhar GSoC: Project Page Summary This task will be focus on the ntpd codes that are actually working ...
Study the usefulness of different clock models for NTP Student: .DurgeshPandey Mentors: .JudahLevine, .TerjeMathisen GSoC: Project Page Summary The ...
GSoC 2015 ntp.conf web generator Parth Student: .ParthKolekar Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .WayneBuckhanan GSoC: Project Page Source Code: Page ...
GSoC 2015 Testing Damir Tomic Student: .DamirTomic Mentors: .RahulKumar, .HarlanStenn GSoC: Project Page Summary Related Items: Tasks learning ...
GSoC 2015 NTP Testing : Migration to Unity Framework UnitTesting Student: .LokeshWalase Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .RahulKumar GSoC: https://www.google ...
Updating the test suite of Network Time Protocol Student: .TomaszFlendrich Mentors: .HarlanStenn, .RahulKumar GSoC: Project Page Summary Related ...
GSoC Project Ideas Related Topics: NTF:GSoC/GSoCProjectIdeas Testing Anyone interested in learning advanced techniques in software testing will be interested ...
genLocInfo The genLocInfo script The top level configure program will run scripts/genLocInfo in order to choose, based on (the version of) the target operating ...
Getting NTP Into Other SCM Packages Getting NTP into SVK
Getting NTP into SVK As mentioned elsewhere, the opensource BitKeeper client is only able to pull sources from an upstream BitKeeper repository. You can't issue commands ...
Getting ntpd its Configuration Related Items: Current Practice Traditionally, ntpd gets its configuration information from /etc/ntp.conf . Using the C ...
Google Code In Related Topics: GoogleSummerOfCode http://code.google.com/gci GoogleCodeInProjects
Google Code In Projects
Google Summer Of Code Related Topics: NTF:Main/GoogleSummerOfCode PTPd:Main/GoogleSummerOfCode Student Application Template Please see Summer Of Code Student ...
GSOC 2009 Ideas Clean up ./scripts Review the ./scripts directory Fix broken scripts, segregate completely broken scripts Standardize scripts WRT ...
HP UX Porting Issues Pre 4.2.6 Under HP UX 10 (at least) using the native cc AC PROG CC STDC will give us the Ae flag. This affects cc , not cpp , so the ...
Handling Security Issues Reporting Security Issues We ask people to report security issues regarding the ntp codebase to security #64;ntp.org . Exactly what is a ...
Header Files Header files should be created for each module if any of the functions in the module or structures created for the module needs to be called from other ...
Help Wanted We want to release NTP version 4.2.8 soon. The following areas could use some help: Documentation Review the documentation in the html/ folder and let ...
ISC Libraries and NTP We're currently using a useful amount of code from libisc/ , mostly for networking code. With the BIND9 release, we have access to the following ...
Intellectual Property Issues The NTP codebase is primarily copyrighted by Dave Mills. His copyright statement allows other people to provide us with code that is covered ...
Jupiter Refclocks Development Development issues concerning Jupiter Refclocks. See ConfiguringJupiterRefclocks for documentaion. hardpps Editing the code to change ...
Kiss o' Death (KOD) Responses Related Topics: NtpProtocolResponseMatrix KOD codes and meanings Per RFC5905, Section 7.4 and Figure 13. DENY Access denied ...
Leaner and Meaner ntpd Background One person's signal is another person's noise. ntpd is used in a wide variety of environments. Some of them want to use all ...
Leap Second File Issues Related Topics: LeapSecondTest We also want to understand the issues around UTC/TAI offsets.
Leap Second Testing This page is a simple description of testing the leap second implementation in NTP, this is part of my GSoC project as suggested by Harlan and ...
Leap Smear for NTPv4 Related Topics: UpdatingTheRefidFormat Actual Implementation Leap smearing was implemented in ntpd versions 4.2.8.p3 and 4.3.47; more information ...
Line Editing Libraries In ntp 4.2.4 and before, ntp searched for and used ledit or lreadline to provide line editing capabilities. This mechanism was incomplete ...
Linux implementation (LinuxPPS) If you wish using a PPS ( Pulse Per Second ) source on your GNU/Linux system you may try using my implementation. :) It was developed ...
The listen on directive Description The listen on directive specifies which addresses or interfaces to use to accept queries instead of all interfaces and addresses ...
Loadable Refclock Drivers ntpd has traditionally used statically linked reference clock drivers. While this means that the executable is more tamper proof, it also ...
Log Message Format We should allow some global configuration options. We should have a standard log message format. For some sites, it would be useful to show: refclock ...
There are few issues with current logging and debugging system we have for ntp . There are two main files we redirect our output to namely main syslog and ntp log ...
LoseThePer driverPPSCode is not a WikiWord. Please use LoseThePerDriverPPSCode.
Lose the per driver PPS code What Status Master arbiter (seems OK) as2201 (seems OK) hpgps (seems OK) jupiter msfees ...
Information for Maintainers Related topics: BitKeeperNotes, DocumentationNotes, SoftwareDevelopment, ssh notes , TravisCINotes Feel free to make improvements ...
Q/A page for the MaintainerIssues page. Feel free to edit this page, adding questions, answers, and comments! HarlanStenn 06 Dec 2004 I've just gone through ...
Multicast Status Fixing the last Multicast bugs To our knowledge in the current ntp dev: IPv4 broadcast and multicast work on all known Unix systems IPv4 ...
Multicast Status and Issues Fixing the last Multicast bugs To our knowledge in the current ntp dev: IPv4 broadcast and multicast work on all known Unix systems ...
NTP and IEEE 1588 http://www.latticesemi.com/products/intellectualproperty/oreganocores/ieee1588syn1588clock scor.cfm http://www.intel.com/design/network/papers/305068 ...
The new ntp.conf file format Please add your comments following the appropriate point of discussion following the existing format (e.g. add your signature at the end ...
NEWS File Maintenance Related Topics: Steve has updated the code which generates the diff between the current and previous NEWS files used in place of the ChangeLog ...
KapilaBogahapitiya 28 Jun 2009 Ntp Autogen Usage {GSOC2010} Overview This page gives in depth instruction on how to write manual page using autogen. Using autogen ...
NTP Broadcast Issues Related Topics: , , NtpProtocolResponseMatrix When should we listen on the IPv4 wildcard address? In 4.2.7, I believe we no longer listen ...
NTP Coding Style Coding Style Tabstops at every 8th position, so a line beginning with tab is indented as if it had 8 spaces in place of the tab. Tabs should ...
NTP Drift File Notes Related Topics: History ntpd has long had the option of writing a drift file, usually ntp.drift . The value written there was the recent ...
Ntp Exit Status Values As of 4.2.4 (see ), ntp does not use a consistent set of exit status values. FreeBSD (for example) has sysexits(3) which has a number of useful ...
NTP Path Names NTP has traditionally used a number of path names that, with the benefit of hindsight, would be different. Whenever we have made the attempt to "fix ...
NTP Protocol Response Matrix Related Topics: , , , NtpBroadcastIssues, KoDResponses Client/Server From assoc.html : Client/server mode is the most common configuration ...
Status Report 01 (June 6th, 2008) Current Milestones Here I will list all project milestones that I started working or that I finished since the last status report ...
Status Report 02 (June 20th, 2008) Current Milestones Here I will list all project milestones that I started working or that I finished since the last status report ...
Status Report 03 (August 1st, 2008) Current Milestones Here I will list all project milestones that I started working or that I finished since the last status report ...
NTP Startup Analysis Related Topics: GSoC2013StartupAnalysisRahul, GSoC2013StartupAnalysisRahulDesign History With a good drift file, stable conditions, and ...
NTP Startup Issues The usual perspective when starting NTP is that there are two "startup conditions", cold start (boot) and warm start (restart). Cold Start At cold ...
NTP Startup "step" choices When ntpd is started an offset correction may need to be applied. How that is done depends on the operational state of the machine. Note ...
NTP Variables and ntpq Related Items: , , , Problem Summary ntpd and ntpq exchange system, peer, clock and flash data. Over the years the lists of these ...
ntpd and Network Sockets Please offer comments, clarifications, and improvements. Here is the problem space: We have a computer with some number of network interfaces ...
ntpd and Tickless Kernels Related Topics: This is a long but (hopefully not too boring) explanation of: how to save power on modern CPUs, what are tickless kernels ...
Parsing ntp.conf the config file for ntpd Needed Tools We process ntpd/ntp parser.y with bison because we get much better error messages that way, and we ...
Ntpd Function Map This page contains testing notes about ntpd. For every function I have a list of functions it calls. This is important since we don't want tests ...
ntpd Process Residency Issues Introduction In general, it is best for ntpd to get time packets with the smallest possible latency on the receive timestamp. ...
The Synchronization Status of ntpd There is a need to be able to easily and consistently determine if system clock and/or ntpd 's idea of its internal state and ...
PPSAPI Header File Discussion Where should it live? As part of the NTP distribution, or as a stand alone package? If part of the distribution We need ...
Per File Copyright and LIcense Notice Related Items: Options If we decide to go to a per file notice we have choices: A Copyright Notice A License ...
List of Platfoms This is a working list of VMs we will setup for the AutoBuilder. FreeBSD Hostname Version Arch Installed freebsd 01 8.0 ...
Poolcasting Sachim's original intent was to add a pool command that would tinkle a willing DNS server, parse what came back and prune the population for the three ...
This is a top level topic for the discussion of porting NTP. Please feel free to add sub topics to this list: Autoconf Issues Cross compiling ...
Prefer Keyword Related Topics: , , html/prefer.html The prefer keyword was designed to be used by refclocks. It may also be used for other associations. The ...
Proposed Blurb for the ISC Home Page NTP (Network Time Protocol) is an implementation of the NTP related RFCs (and proposed RFCs) and provides an openly redistributable ...
Suggested TODO list Group 1 (Protocol issues?) SNTP RFC cleanup (Obsolete now part of the NTPv4 spec) NTP4 RFC What year? (I think this is the "ntpd ...
This topic discusses a feature which may be added to a future release of NTP. This feature is not present in any current release of NTP. The query on directive ...
SHM Refclock Driver, V2 Related Topics: History refclock shm.c says, in part: To add new modes: Extend or union the shmTime struct. Do not extend/shrink size ...
Refclock Update Check About two weeks ago (January 7th 2009) someone reported that ntpdate refuses to sync with ntp.nmi.nl. An interesting point here was that ntpdate ...
Release Engineering Issues "What's New" list for the announcements I'd like to see us have a decent solution to this issue for the 4.3.0 release. "What's New" for ...
Release Issues This is an index of release issue topics. Please add items to the top of the list following the format of the existing list entries. SigningReleases ...
SigningReleases Backroom Email Release engineering issues Release steps
Release Numbering Scheme Discussion Related Topics: ReleaseNumberingScheme Examples Note that if we stick with a 3 part number and move the Protocol from the ...
Release Schedule ntp 4.4 Blocking Issues ntp 4.2.8p4 Scheduled 21 October 2015 Focus: Security fixes, bug fixes, Unit tests. ...
ntp 4.4 ntp 4.2.8p4 ntp 4.2.8p3
Release Steps Here are notes on what to do to create a release. Related Items: ChangeLogMaintenance, SnapshotRollProblems Stable Point RC make distcheck ...
NTP Release Timeline Date Release Bugfixes/improvements Comment Nov '89 xntp2 Jun '93 xntp3 Jun '94 xntp3.3wy Apr ...
Release Version Numbers Related Topics: EmbeddedVersionStringContent Post 4.2.8 The current official numbering mechanism is described on the release numbering ...
Definition of a Security Issue Steve suggested: In the extreme, a security bug is one that allows an outside party to execute arbitrary code as the NTP user or ...
Here's how the Apache Project discusses release signing: http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi#mod ftp http://httpd.apache.org/dev/verification.html .SteveKostecke ...
Snapshot Issues (.HarlanStenn: I think the following is really notes about the download area.) We always want (only) the latest stable (point) release linked ...
Snapshot Roll Problems Sometimes there is a problem with the snapshot tarball rolls. If this happens before the snapshot has committed the change of packageinfo.sh ...
SNTP Issues Related Topics: deprecating ntpdate , SNTP Bug list New SNTP At some point we will probably want to split some of this into a separate topic or ...
Test cases for the new SNTP program In order to verify that the new SNTP program does what it should we need to prepare some tests it should be able to complete successfully ...
Source Code Management Related Topics: WhyBitKeeper History The NTP Project used no source code management for many years. Eventually, we started using CVS ...
SSH Configuration Notes Ahoy, intrepid SSH users. Here are a few useful things that you may like when trying to configure your copy of nop OpenSSH. ssh config files ...
Statistics File Issues ntpd can generate a variety of statistics as it runs. Over time, any of these statistics files may have undergone a change in its content ...
Technical Notes Related Topics: Reading the System Clock There are two interesting numbers here, the precision of the clock and the time it takes to read the ...
NTP Testing Lab Background and Overview NTP can benefit from operational testing in a controlled and studied environment. This topic exists to provide a place to ...
Testing Lab Infrastructure Equipment The original "gold standard" for doing high precision measuring of events was to use an 5370B, which could measure events to ...
KapilaBogahapitiya 28 Jun 2009 Examples texi2mdoc Writing Definition File Here you will be explained about stanzas that may use to get texinfo output through autogen ...
Travis CI Notes Related Topics: Background TomaszFlendrich has been working on using http://travis ci.com and http://travis ci.org to help run test builds of ...
HarlanStenn 31 Jul 2003
Unit Test Framework Related Topics: UnitTestingNotes #RequiredTools Required Tools To make use of the test framework you will need: Google Test Version ...
2013 Unit Testing Notes Related Topics: UnitTestFramework libntp This section contains notes about problems that have come up when writing tests for libntp There ...
NTP Release Update Check History Many people run a version of ntp that is Very Old. Privacy Implementation choices The client ( ntpd and/or ntpq ) could send ...
Updating the Copyright Year Edit html/copyright.html Edit sntp/include/copyright.def In A.whatever run make COPYRIGHT If you do a full ...
Updating libopts NOTE WELL: If autogen is upgraded on whimsy and another release of stable is planned, that tarball will be using the new autogen ! (Also ...
Updating the REFID format Related Topics: RefidFormat, , , LeapSmearForNTPv4 Original Format The current format for the Refid is either: .ABCD. for a reference ...
Virtual Build Box Related Topics: AutomatedBuildFramework, Vm1DeploymentPlan Goals A "library" of startable VMs, in a number of versions of a number of different ...
VxWorks Porting Issues First, porting to VxWorks is a cross compile situation. Please see cross compiling NTP for initial/additional information. VxWorks does ...
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What to expect as a project committer When you become a project committer you will: get ssh access to a shell account on appropriate machines at NTF or UDel ...
Windows Porting Issues NTP can be built under the following versions of Windows (please update as needed): Windows XP Windows 7 using the following toolchains ...
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