My pre-1.0 wishlist

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Sun Jun 5 21:16:21 UTC 2016

Achim Gratz <Stromeko at>:
> Here's another one, most likely the build system: the new ntpq
> identifies itself as
> $ ntpq --version
> ntpd 0.9.4-1b25ca1 Jun  5 2016 17:52:38
> which is the version from the first full build today.  Waf only re-built
> and installed the ntpq executable, but the version information seems to
> come from someplace else.  A clean build doesn't take too long, but I'd
> think there should be a way to display the correct version for
> incremental builds.

Yes, that is the build system.  Please open an issue on it and flag it for Amar.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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