ntp.conf snippets in etc
Eric S. Raymond
esr at thyrsus.com
Sun Jun 12 14:56:08 UTC 2016
Achim Gratz <Stromeko at nexgo.de>:
> Eric S. Raymond writes:
> > Some details aren't settled yet. Mark wants to go to an Apache-style
> > conf.d setup where all snippets in a specified directory are
> > interpeted, but I'd like us to prove the general concept before I try
> > getting cute with the scanner code.
> Until that happens we could add a script that collects these snippets
> into a single ntp.conf file instead.
You didn't look at example.conf. That shows how to use includefile
directives to assemble the snippets.
Please don't send me patch hunks this large and complex without more
explanation - it's too difficult for me to map all the interactions.
Remember that my *operational* experience with NTP is minimal and have
patience. Separating the name changes from the content changes would be
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