Haven’t been blogging for a while because I’ve been deep in coding and HOWTO-writing. Follows the (slightly edited) text of an email I wrote to the NTPsec devel list that I I think might be of interest to a lot of my audience.
One of the questions I get a lot is: How do you do it? And what is “it”, anyway? The question seems like an inquiry into the mental stance that a systems architect has to have to do his job.
So, um, this is it. If you read carefully, I think you’ll learn a fair bit even if you haven’t a clue about NTP itself.