Bug 1636117

Summary: [RFE] rebase chrony to 3.4
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Reporter: Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar>
Component: chronyAssignee: Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Ondrej Mejzlik <omejzlik>
Severity: medium Docs Contact: Jiri Herrmann <jherrman>
Priority: medium    
Version: 7.6CC: jherrman, mkolaja, omejzlik, pasik, thozza, zejdl
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: FutureFeature, Rebase
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Fixed In Version: chrony-3.4-1.el7 Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
.`chrony` rebased to version 3.4 The `chrony` packages have been upgraded to upstream version 3.4, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version, notably: * The support for hardware time stamping has received improvements. * The range of supported polling intervals has been extended. * Burst and filter options have been added to NTP sources. * A pid file has been moved to prevent the `chronyd -q` command from breaking the system service. * An compatibility with NTPv1 clients has been fixed.
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: 1685469 (view as bug list) Environment:
Last Closed: 2019-08-06 12:41:34 UTC Type: Bug
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Bug Blocks: 1663257, 1630913    

Description Miroslav Lichvar 2018-10-04 13:38:26 UTC
Description of problem:
This is a request to rebase chrony in RHEL7 from 3.2 to 3.4. There are no new major features. It's rather a number of smaller enhancements and bug fixes. A lot of them are related to HW timestamping and highly accurate synchronization.

A changelog is here:
https://chrony.tuxfamily.org/news.html

The rebase would fix all currently open bugs for chrony in RHEL7: #1596239, #1565544, #1565548, #1600882.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
chrony-3.2-2.el7.x86_64

Comment 8 Miroslav Lichvar 2019-06-20 14:19:18 UTC
*** Bug 1683472 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:41:34 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2019:2076