Subject: RE: ntpd default change
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Conrad T. Pino <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/17/2004 10:28:54
> From: On Behalf Of Christos Zoulas
> People who use windows ntp clients [and other unauthenticated clients]
> served by netbsd ntp servers will notice after upgrading ntpd to current
> their clients cannot sync anymore.
> Of course, you should only do this if you really need to. If your
> clients can authenticate, you should keep authentication on.

This comment implies *good* reasons not enumerated here.  I for one would
like to know those reasons and any others that motivated the code change.

> I hope this is useful,

Yes it is.  Thank you very much.