Package ntp: Information

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Build time:
Feb 7, 2023, 11:40 PM in the task #314824
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The Network Time Protocol (NTP)
The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to synchronize the time
of a computer client or server to another server or reference time
source, such as a radio or satellite receiver or modem. It provides
client accuracies typically within a millisecond on LANs and up to
a few tens of milliseconds on WANs.

Binaries was built with a source code under various free licenses.

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
ntp-aux (noarch)
ntp-doc (noarch)
ntp-utils (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
ntp-utils-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
ntpd-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
ntpdate-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
ntpq-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
perl-NTP-Util (noarch)


    1. libcap-devel
    2. libreadline-devel >= 4.3-alt5
    3. perl-Digest-SHA
    4. perl-File-Fetch
    5. perl-HTTP-Tiny
    6. perl-IO-Socket-SSL
    7. perl-Net-SSLeay
    8. libssl-devel
    9. pps-tools-devel
    10. zlib-devel

Last changed

Oct. 30, 2021 Sergey Y. Afonin 4.2.8p15-alt4
- fixed FTBFS (used patch from the T2 SDE Project for build with glibc 2.34)
March 10, 2021 Sergey Y. Afonin 4.2.8p15-alt3
- added pps-tools-devel to BuildRequires (ALT #39775)
Feb. 11, 2021 Sergey Y. Afonin 4.2.8p15-alt2
- fixed FTBFS (applied patch from
- applied Repocop's patches for specfile
- ntp.conf
  + updated URL with descriptions of VNIIFTRI servers
  + added fd00::/8 to restrictions (commented out)