Change default to "restrict default kod limited nomodify nopeer noquery"

Mark Atwood fallenpegasus at
Sat Dec 10 20:14:09 UTC 2016

On Sat, Dec 10, 2016 at 11:00 AM Eric S. Raymond <esr at> wrote:

> Pretty much every distribution in the universe ships a default
> ntp.conf with a restriction sectio that looks like this:
> [...]
> I'm requesting comment on the following behavior change:
> (1) Make these the default restrictions at startup, replacing none at all.
> (2) Retain current behavior if built with --enable-classic-mode.

I like it, and learn towards saying yes.  Let's see what Hal and others say.

We may want to emit a log warning if the daemon is ever configured to allow
modify, peer, or query from global.

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