[Mageia-dev] Proposed Feature: Chrony as default NTP client

David Walser luigiwalser at yahoo.com
Wed Jun 13 16:05:08 CEST 2012

Olav Vitters <olav at ...> writes:
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 06:30:46AM -0700, David Walser wrote:
> > As Fedora has done, the proposal to change the default NTP client to chrony:
> > https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Feature:ChronyDefaultNTP
> Note that systemd has some deamon to control "NTP":
> http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/timedated

Thanks for pointing that out, it's a new thing that I wasn't aware of.

Fedora has just added it to their ntp package:

We'll pull that change in the next time we update our ntp package and its
systemd unit file.

They also added it to chrony, which we'll get when we import it:

I don't think anything needs to be added to the feature proposal page.

> Suggest MCC and so on make use of that as much as possible. If you
> agree, please add to feature page.

What changes would need to be made in MCC for this?

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