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Re: ntp problem in broadcastclients




On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 09:44:47AM -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
As I'm fond of saying TANSTAAFL.  If we all, with multiple machine sites,
did this it would make a measureable difference in bandwidth used

If people want to set up local ntp servers, great. But just configure the clients with a server directive in ntp.conf and skip the broadcast configuration. It was something that seemed like a great idea before switched networks and multigigahertz machines, now it's just best avoided because a more typical configuration will work better anyway.

Mike Stone