> On Mon, 7 Jul 2003 19:03:01 -0500, Jim Williams wrote
> (in message <20030707200301.08825.00000326mb-m20.news.cs.com>):
>> My Imac 400DV is running OSX 10.2.4. Recently it has started a
>> strange habit
>> of trying to connect to the net without any action on my part.
>> Any ideas on a cause / cure? About to drive me nuts!
The packets I've seen from my iBook have been NTP (network time
protocol) requests. Your machine may be updating its clock.
I would like to turn this off as well; for now I have my network server
ignoring NTP ...