NTP Correction Field

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for ntp WG)
Author Miroslav Lichvar 
Last updated 2019-10-27 (latest revision 2019-04-25)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document specifies an extension field for the Network Time Protocol (NTP) which improves resolution of specific fields in the NTP header and allows network devices such as switches and routers to modify NTP packets with corrections to improve accuracy of the synchronization in the network.


Miroslav Lichvar (mlichvar@redhat.com)

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