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NTP Release Update Check

History

Many people run a version of ntp that is Very Old.

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Implementation choices

The client (ntpd and/or ntpq) could send a very short dynamic page request with the version number, the XML of which tells the client if there's any newer stable release as well as if there are high-priority reasons to update from the given version.

We'd also have an html wrapper presenting the same info in human readable form, with a few more links.


This topic: Dev > WebHome > UpdateCheck
Topic revision: r1 - 2011-02-13 - 03:17:54 - HarlanStenn
 
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