Shippable ntp.conf files for the HOWTO

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Thu Jun 9 06:55:47 UTC 2016

Hal Murray <hmurray at>:
> esr at said:
> >> I can't find an include file directive in ntp.conf?
> > There isn't one.  Eventually, for reasons related to the refclockd split, I
> > know I'll have to fix that. 
> There is one in the parser: includefile.  I haven't tried it.  I remember 
> scanning something recently (code or doc, not sure) that said it went 5 
> levels deep.

Hadn't spotted that. It will save me some work.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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