Resolution NTPsec as associated project

This resolution was adopted by the Board of Directors of SPI at their meeting of May 12, 2016.


  1. NTPsec is a substantial and significant Free Software project.

  2. NTPsec developers would like SPI's support and assistance, including taking donations.


  1. The NTPsec Project is formally invited to become an SPI Associated Project, according to the SPI Framework for Associated Projects, SPI Resolution 1998-11-16.iwj.1-amended-2004-08-10.iwj.1, a copy of which can be found at

  2. Mark Atwood is recognised by SPI as the authoritative decision maker and SPI liaison for the NTPsec Project. Successors will be appointed by the outgoing SPI liaison, or if the current SPI liaison is unavailable or refuses to appoint a successor, by a simple majority vote by the three top code contributors to the NTPsec of the previous year.

  3. This invitation will lapse, if not accepted, 60 days after it is approved by the SPI Board.