Re: ntpdate tip -- hmm? [NEW TOPIC]
On Sat, Dec 28, 2002 at 11:28:26AM -0700, Bob Proulx wrote:
> However, the pointer to rtfm is probably too much for most newbies.
> It would be great if ntpdate and ntp-simple both offered to do the
> very simple configuration of using the existing DNS servers as NTP
> servers and having the debconf set up the configuration files
> accordingly. I think I will wishlist that.
I doubt that's a good idea:(
I tested a few ISP's here in Holland, and none of them had their DNS
servers double as a NTP server. And yes, atleast one of them is a
unix based ISP, so there goes your argument that unix based IPS's
would do it like you claim:)