RFC 5905, "Network Time Protocol Version 4: Protocol and Algorithms Specification", June 2010Source of RFC: ntp (int)
Errata ID: 3132
Status: Held for Document Update
Publication Format(s) : TEXT
Reported By: Richard Walters
Date Reported: 2012-02-21
Held for Document Update by: Brian Haberman
Section 11.2.1 says:
First, those servers that are unusable according to the rules of the protocol are detected and discarded as shown by the accept() routine in Appendix A.5.5.3.
It should say:
First, those servers that are unusable according to the rules of the protocol are detected and discarded as shown by the fit() routine in Appendix A.5.2.
The fit() and accept() routines are identical. Since accept() is not called from, nor mentioned anywhere else, whereas fit() is called from two places and listed in the function prototypes, just drop accept() and use fit() instead in section 11.2.1.