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ntp-4.2.8p13 was released on 07 March 2019. It addresses 1 medium-severity security issue in ntpd, and provides 17 non-security bugfixes and 1 other improvements over 4.2.8p12.

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

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TWiki Tips Of The Day

These are all tips of the day. They are located in the TWiki web (official TWiki tips) and Users web (custom tips).

  • The Go Box as a browser: The go box (also called jump box) is not only a tool to allow you to jump from page to page, you can ...

  • Raw Text link: At the bottom of the page next to Edit and Attach , there is a Raw Text link that allows one to ...

  • Re-parenting a topic: The breadcrumb displayed with a particular TWiki topic is constructed with a topic's Parent . On the ...

  • Escaping TWiki rendering: Use the verbatim tag to surround code excerpts and other formatted text with verbatim and /verbatim ...

  • Server side include: To include the contents of a web page or TWiki topic, use % nop INCLUDE{"page"}% . Examples: ...

  • WikiWords for linking: nop WikiWords are capitalized words, run together, such as WebPreferences and CollaborationPlatform. ...

  • Preference settings: TWiki has four levels of preferences settings: 1 Site level settings: Site name, proxy settings ...

  • File attachments: One can attach files to any topic. The action of attaching a file to a topic is similar to attaching ...

  • Breadcrumb : The breadcrumb of a topic shows you page hierarchy. It is constructed using a topic's parent setting ...

  • TWiki Skins : Skins overlay regular templates with alternate header/footer layouts. You can use Skins to change the ...

  • Revision control: TWiki has "Soft security" anyone can change anything, but changes are logged. There is a complete ...

  • Inline search: To embed a search in a topic, use the % nop SEARCH{ parameters }% TWiki Variable. The search variable ...

  • InterwikiPlugin links: The InterwikiPlugin automatically links ExternalSite:Page text to external sites based on aliases defined ...

  • SmiliesPlugin emoticons: Smilies are common in e mail messages and bulletin board posts. They are used to convey an emotion, such ...

  • Custom rendered bullets: The RenderListPlugin can render bulleted lists in a variety of different ways. Use % nop RENDERLIST ...

  • Keyword search: Interactive search is a keyword search by default. For example, to search for all topics that contain ...

Total: 29 tips

See also: TWiki Tips Of The Day Administration

-- TWiki:Main.PaulineCheung - 06 Jan 2005

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