ntp - The NTP daemon and utilities
|License:||(MIT and BSD and BSD with advertising) and GPLv2|
The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize a computer's time with another reference time source. This package includes ntpd (a daemon which continuously adjusts system time) and utilities used to query and configure the ntpd daemon. Perl scripts ntp-wait and ntptrace are in the ntp-perl package and the ntpdate program is in the ntpdate package. The documentation is in the ntp-doc package.
|ntp-4.2.6p5-1.el6.i686 [584 KiB]||
by Miroslav Lichvar (2013-07-15):
- update to 4.2.6p5 (#654004, #641800, #714079, #714084, #716968, #819781, - bind broadcast client to new interfaces (#973807) - allow selection of cipher for private key files (#749530) - retry few times in ntpdate init script before giving up (#673198) - print synchronization distance instead of dispersion in ntpstat (#830821) - ignore duplicate servers from dhclient (#862983) - add fourth server to default ntp.conf and use iburst (#667524, #623616) - drop comment enabling local driver in default config (#816645)