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RFC 5905, "Network Time Protocol Version 4: Protocol and Algorithms Specification", June 2010

Source of RFC: ntp (int)
See Also: RFC 5905 w/ inline errata

Errata ID: 3007
Status: Verified
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Danny Mayer
Date Reported: 2011-10-28
Verifier Name: Brian Haberman
Date Verified: 2012-04-27

Section 7.4 says:

b.  For kiss code RATE, the client MUST immediately reduce its
       polling interval to that server and continue to reduce it each
       time it receives a RATE kiss code.

It should say:

b.  For kiss code RATE, the client MUST immediately increase its
       polling interval to that server and continue to increase it each
       time it receives a RATE kiss code.

Notes:

The client needs to poll the server for new timestamps less often

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