Re: NIST time
Paul E Condon writes:
> I guess it is not NTP...
It is NTP.
> ...since that requires that the other host is running NTP deamon.
It does. Chronyd is both an NTP server and an NTP client.
> What method does it use.
> Maybe it should be substituted for NTP.
For most purposes chrony is an interoperable plug-in replacement for ntpd.
However, ntpd supports esoteric hardware such as atomic clocks, and is also
the reference implementation of NTP.
firstname.lastname@example.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill