chrony as default NTP client?

Roberto Ragusa mail at
Thu May 6 12:10:20 UTC 2010

Miroslav Lichvar wrote:
> The problem with the NTP project is that the development is closed.
> Even the most trivial bugs take a lot of effort to fix. It's possible
> to pay them to be a NTP forum member and increase the chances of them
> accepting the patches, but that's not what I'd call an open
> development.
> Also, we are carrying an intrusive (and not very easy to port) patch
> that was rejected -- the power saving patch. I have to admit I was
> hoping I could drop it one day if chrony was the default client.

There was a "super accurate timing" thread a few days ago.
Certainly much newer than the alternatives, so I suppose it
is also more "immature". Still interesting, though.

   Roberto Ragusa    mail at

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