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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.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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