ntp package in Ubuntu

ntp: Network Time Protocol daemon and utility programs
ntp-dbgsym: debug symbols for ntp
ntp-doc: Network Time Protocol documentation
ntpdate: client for setting system time from NTP servers (deprecated)
ntpdate-dbgsym: debug symbols for ntpdate
sntp: Network Time Protocol - sntp client
sntp-dbgsym: debug symbols for sntp

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The reference implementation of NTP. NTP is a protocol designed to synchronize the clocks of computers over a network. NTP version 3 is an internet draft standard, formalized in RFC 1305. NTP version 4 is a significant revision of the NTP standard, and is the current development version, but has not been formalized in an RFC. Simple NTP (SNTP) version 4 is described in RFC 2030.

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There are no registered releases for the NTP ⇒ trunk.

Impish (active development)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4 release (universe)
The Hirsute Hippo (current stable release)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4 release (universe)
The Groovy Gorilla (supported)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4.20.10.1 security, updates (universe)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4 release (universe)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4.20.04.1 security, updates (universe)
1:4.2.8p12+dfsg-3ubuntu4 release (universe)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1:4.2.8p10+dfsg-5ubuntu7.3 security, updates (universe)
1:4.2.8p10+dfsg-5ubuntu7 release (universe)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.10 security, updates (main)
1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.13 security, updates (main)
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2 release (main)
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3.13 security, updates (main)
1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3 release (main)