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Network Time Protocol Extended Information Extension Field

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for ntp WG)
Expired & archived
Author Harlan Stenn
Last updated 2019-09-26 (Latest revision 2019-03-25)
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
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IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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RFC EDITOR: PLEASE REMOVE THE FOLLOWING PARAGRAPH BEFORE PUBLISHING: The source code and issues list for this draft can be found in The core network packet used by NTP has no spare bits available for reporting additional state information and no larger data areas available for larger amounts of information. This proposal offers a new extension field that would contain this additional information.


Harlan Stenn

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