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Re: "debian.pool.ntp.org" for Debian derivatives?




We are probably accepting their TOS without reading them first:

https://www.ntppool.org/tos.html

Yao Wei

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On Oct 18, 2018, at 20:51, Ansgar Burchardt <ansgar@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

On Thu, 2018-10-18 at 13:57 +0200, Philipp Hahn wrote:
So my question is more like "is it okay to not change Debians default
NTP server selection", so the initial setup and those lazy enough to
not change the default get a sane time?

I don't think Debian can answer that question and suggest to ask the
pool operators.  This seems to be the correct list:
 https://lists.ntp.org/listinfo/pool

A related question is the use of API keys that are included in some
packages (e.g. chromium).  These are also vendor-specific, but cannot
be really secret (as they are included in the binaries and could be
extracted even for proprietary software).

Ansgar