[Samba] time sync for windows workstations

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Wed Sep 3 12:17:00 MDT 2014

Hallo, Gregory,

Du meintest am 03.09.14:

> Is windows time sync now completely bog-standard NTP? [It might well
> be, as I haven't paid much attention to the issue in modern times.]
> In the past Windows time sync occurred via some RPC call or some-such
> and thus wasn't handled via a TCP/UDP NTP transaction.

Maybe now it's better (perhaps standard NTP).
In my LAN I run Samba (actually Samba 4.1.11) on the linux server, with  
ntpd (ntpd 4.2.6p5), and my Windows XP and Windows 7 clients get their  
"internet time" from this server.

Viele Gruesse!

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