Network time sync and reverse NetBios name lookup

Michael St. Laurent rowl at
Fri Apr 17 17:52:33 GMT 1998

At 05:43 AM 3/18/98 +1100, you wrote:
>> 	I made a somewhat deep check for time synchronization and I
>> couldn't find what I was looking for. What I need to do is synchronize
>> the clock on a Linux box to the clock on an NT server. I can't use NTP
>> or any other protocol because the NT box doesn't understand it. Any
>> pointers would be great.
>Look for a shareware product called tardis - runs on NT and W95 to
>synchronise the clock with a Unix-based ntp server. Works for us with 20+
>workstations, three NT servers, all synchronised to our gateway machine,
>which sets its clock by the 'net.

I prefer "About Time" myself.  It not only set's your PC's clock but it can
also act as a timeserver itself.

Michael St. Laurent
Hartwell Corporation

"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority
it is time to pause and reflect."
               -- Mark Twain

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