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Re: ntpdate(8) and unbound(8) dependencies during boot

On Sat, 10 Oct 2020 16:19:43 +0200
Johnny Billquist <> wrote:

> That dns starts failing if you don't have a correct clock seems to be
> a serious brokenness. Plenty of embedded devices that might not have
> a battery backed clock...

Well, you don't have to use dnssec and dns-over-tls, but if you want
stronger security, there is a cost. Many security protocols require
correct system time.

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