ntp package in Ubuntu

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

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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.

The Artful Aardvark (active development)
1:4.2.8p9+dfsg-2ubuntu1 release (main) 2017-04-20
The Zesty Zapus (current stable release)
1:4.2.8p9+dfsg-2ubuntu1 release (main) 2016-12-16
The Yakkety Yak (supported)
1:4.2.8p8+dfsg-1ubuntu2 release (main) 2016-09-20
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.3 security (main) 2016-10-05
1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5.4 updates (main) 2017-04-13
1:4.2.8p4+dfsg-3ubuntu5 release (main) 2016-04-08
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu6.2 security (main) 2015-10-27
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu6.3 updates (main) 2015-12-10
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu6 release (main) 2015-04-13
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2.14.04.10 updates, security (main) 2016-10-05
1:4.2.6.p5+dfsg-3ubuntu2 release (main) 2013-10-18
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3.11 updates, security (main) 2016-10-05
1:4.2.6.p3+dfsg-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2012-03-06