ntpq: user variables, anybody use them?

James Browning jamesb.fe80 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 10 21:00:00 UTC 2021

On Sun, Mar 7, 2021 at 10:17 PM Hal Murray via devel <devel at ntpsec.org>

> The server side of ntpq supports writing and reading things of the form
> "foo=bar".
> I'm slightly surprised Eric hasn't riped that out by now.
> Does anybody use it?  How/why?  ,,,

No, I don't. I had this foolish notion though (or it might've been Achim)
not long after (during?) the rainbow control debacle about prepending a
modifier character (say @ or such) to a variable which is a list of
variables and it would return all of the variables in that list.
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