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 From:  Fred Weston <Fred at daytonawan dot com>
 To:  Richard Morrell <dick at dickmorrell dot com>
 Cc:  Brandon Holland <brandon at cookssaw dot com>, 'fisch' <fisch at conne dash island dot de>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Feature request which would make m0n0wall even better ;)
 Date:  Sat, 24 Jan 2004 15:57:55 -0500
Richard Morrell wrote:

>Personally.... I think NTP on a firewall is pointless. You don't find 
>Sonicwall, Watchguard, Checkpoint doing it. Any NAT'ing firewall will 
>allow you to use any one of 30000 public NTP servers so whats the issue ?
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You could argue that a larger network might benefit from the reduced 
Internet bandwidth with a local NTP server, but I agree that the amount 
of bandwidth is so miniscule that it's not a pressing issue.