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Source code changes of the file "ntpd/invoke-ntpd.texi" between
ntp-4.2.8p14.tar.gz and ntp-4.2.8p15.tar.gz

About: NTP is the the Official Reference Implementation of the Network Time Protocol (NTP) that synchronize the clocks of computers over a network.

invoke-ntpd.texi  (ntp-4.2.8p14):invoke-ntpd.texi  (ntp-4.2.8p15)
@node ntpd Invocation @node ntpd Invocation
@section Invoking ntpd @section Invoking ntpd
@pindex ntpd @pindex ntpd
@cindex NTP daemon program @cindex NTP daemon program
@ignore @ignore
# #
# EDIT THIS FILE WITH CAUTION (invoke-ntpd.texi) # EDIT THIS FILE WITH CAUTION (invoke-ntpd.texi)
# #
# It has been AutoGen-ed March 3, 2020 at 05:41:00 PM by AutoGen 5.18.5 # It has been AutoGen-ed June 23, 2020 at 02:20:35 AM by AutoGen 5.18.5
# From the definitions ntpd-opts.def # From the definitions ntpd-opts.def
# and the template file agtexi-cmd.tpl # and the template file agtexi-cmd.tpl
@end ignore @end ignore
The The
@code{ntpd} @code{ntpd}
utility is an operating system daemon which sets utility is an operating system daemon which sets
and maintains the system time of day in synchronism with Internet and maintains the system time of day in synchronism with Internet
standard time servers. standard time servers.
It is a complete implementation of the It is a complete implementation of the
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The text printed is the same whether selected with the @code{help} option The text printed is the same whether selected with the @code{help} option
(@option{--help}) or the @code{more-help} option (@option{--more-help}). @code{ more-help} will print (@option{--help}) or the @code{more-help} option (@option{--more-help}). @code{ more-help} will print
the usage text by passing it through a pager program. the usage text by passing it through a pager program.
@code{more-help} is disabled on platforms without a working @code{more-help} is disabled on platforms without a working
@code{fork(2)} function. The @code{PAGER} environment variable is @code{fork(2)} function. The @code{PAGER} environment variable is
used to select the program, defaulting to @file{more}. Both will exit used to select the program, defaulting to @file{more}. Both will exit
with a status code of 0. with a status code of 0.
@exampleindent 0 @exampleindent 0
@example @example
ntpd - NTP daemon program - Ver. 4.2.8p14 ntpd - NTP daemon program - Ver. 4.2.8p15
Usage: ntpd [ -<flag> [<val>] | --<name>[@{=| @}<val>] ]... \ Usage: ntpd [ -<flag> [<val>] | --<name>[@{=| @}<val>] ]... \
[ <server1> ... <serverN> ] [ <server1> ... <serverN> ]
Flg Arg Option-Name Description Flg Arg Option-Name Description
-4 no ipv4 Force IPv4 DNS name resolution -4 no ipv4 Force IPv4 DNS name resolution
- prohibits the option 'ipv6' - prohibits the option 'ipv6'
-6 no ipv6 Force IPv6 DNS name resolution -6 no ipv6 Force IPv6 DNS name resolution
- prohibits the option 'ipv4' - prohibits the option 'ipv4'
-a no authreq Require crypto authentication -a no authreq Require crypto authentication
- prohibits the option 'authnoreq' - prohibits the option 'authnoreq'
-A no authnoreq Do not require crypto authentication -A no authnoreq Do not require crypto authentication
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