Zero-configuration ntpd

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Sun Jul 3 13:10:35 UTC 2016

Daniel Franke <dfoxfranke at>:
> On Jul 3, 2016 7:51 AM, "Eric S. Raymond" <esr at> wrote:
> > There is currently no default drift file location.  This is where
> > I am not sure of my ground - should there be one?  If not, why not?
> I vote no. NTP shouldn't touch the filesystem unless you tell it to.

A telling point.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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