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Re: [suse-security] WindowsXP contact it's home ?!
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2001 09:34:21 -0900
  • Message-id: <200112161834.fBGIYL028092@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 16 December 2001 09:29 pm, Rick Green wrote:

> Just for jollies, I 'syncd' my linux box to time.windows.com. It talked a
> protocol acceptable to ntpdate, but it skewed my clock 193 seconds back!
>
> I immediately re-sync'd with my normal servers.
>
> So it appears that when Microsoft actually talks the same language as the
> rest of the world, they lie to you!

Thats about as precise as anything else in their software. ;-)


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