[Samba] samba-tool time

Rowland Penny rowlandpenny at googlemail.com
Sun Mar 1 02:37:33 MST 2015

On 28/02/15 23:57, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Sat, 2015-02-28 at 20:43 +0100, Tim wrote:
>> Hi Andrew,
>> what is it for? I got a revision_match_error. Could this be the reason
>> why my windows clients can't sync the time via nt5ds?
> I'm not aware of Windows clients using this interface.  They use SNTP,
> which we don't have a client for (see ntpdate).

Hi Andrew, you do know that ntpdate was depreciated before samba 4.0 was 
released ? you should be using ntpd


> What we don't have is a client tool that uses the same protocol as
> windows.  This is indeed an oversight, and means you can't trigger the
> mssntp behaviour that you need from NTPd for testing.
> Sorry :-(
> Andrew Bartlett

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