Upgrade Your Sonoma Time Server (GPS-Synchronized)

Sonoma NTP Time Server (GPS)

Free Software Upgrades

The software on this page is for the GPS-Synchronized Sonoma shipped after May 2017.  To confirm that you are on the right page, at the Sonoma CLI type command: "gpsversion".  You will see the firmware number at the beginning of the response.  The F/W number should be: 6010-0076-000.  If it is not, click here.

The latest binary image files:

Linux Subsystem (Root File System)
Download 6010-0065-000 v3.04
WARNING: Some browsers will automatically unzip this file. Make sure the size is < 40M before you upgrade.
MD5 Checksum: c1582fe334537aaebe51c53731923011
Click here to see list of changes.
Linux Subsystem (Kernel)
Download 6010-0064-000 v2.01
MD5 Checksum: f2624e59fec5a9da0f7af4dadb321cf3
Click here to see list of changes.
GPS Subsystem
Download 6010-0076-000 v3.04
Click here to see list of changes.
 
GPS Receiver
Download 6010-0081-000 v1.30
Click here to see list of changes.

 

Upgrade Instructions

For complete instructions, please refer to "Appendix B - Upgrading the Firmware" of your User Manual. If you want to download the latest manual click here for the Sonoma D12 User Manual and here for the Sonoma N12 User Manual.

If you have any questions or problems with the upgrade please contact customer support by email (support@endruntechnologies.com) or phone (1-877-749-3878 or 1-707-573-8633).

 

History of Software Changes

Linux Subsystem (Root File System) — Software Part Number 6010-0065-000

Version Date Changes
3.04 9/2019 Changes include:
1.  Added handling of new GPS Subsystem log messages (see version 3.04 of the GPS Subsystem).
2. Added support for new rubidium oscillator type.
RECOMMENDATION: Please upgrade.
3.01 11/2018 Changes include:
1.  Added Hybrid Mode to the Precision Time Protocol (PTP) option.
2.  Fixed rare SNMP bug when querying the fault status bytes.
RECOMMENDATION: No need to upgrade unless you use SNMP or want the PTP Hybrid Mode. If you choose to upgrade then you must also upgrade the GPS Subsystem.
2.40 9/2017 Changes include:
1.  Calculation of NTP refclock peer dispersion reverted to that of NTP versions 4.2.2 and earlier.  This improves compatibility in installations operating mixtures of old and new Stratum 1 NTP servers.
2.  Added missing shared library required by ntp-keygen binary.
RECOMMENDATION: No need to upgrade unless you use ntp-keygen.
2.30 6/2017 Repaired broken iptables installation.
RECOMMENDATION: No need to upgrade unless you want to use iptables.
2.21 6/2017 Initial release for Sonoma Time Servers with new GPS receiver. These units began shipping in June 2017.

 

Linux Subsystem (Kernel) — Software Part Number 6010-0064-000

Version Date Changes
2.01 11/2016 Applied patch to neutralize the "COW" vulnerability.  This vulnerability allowed privilege escalation of existing users having shell access to the system.
RECOMMENDATION: Please upgrade.

 

GPS Subsystem — Software Part Number 6010-0076-000

Version Date Changes
3.04 9/2019 Changes include:
1.  Improved hardening against, and logging of, anomalous GPS system events.
2.  Added support for new rubidium oscillator type.
RECOMMENDATION: Please upgrade.
3.00 9/2018 Changes not pertinent to the Sonoma.
RECOMMENDATION: If you upgrade the Linux Root File System then you must upgrade the GPS Subsystem.
2.40 12/2017 Changes made are not pertinent to the Sonoma.
RECOMMENDATION: No need to upgrade.
2.20 4/2017 Initial release for Sonoma Time Servers with new GPS receiver. These units began shipping in June 2017.

 

GPS Receiver — Software Part Number 6010-0081-000

Version Date Changes
1.30 10/2019

Improved hardening against, and logging of, anomalous GPS system events.

RECOMMENDATION: Please upgrade.

1.20 6/2017

Improved GPS signal interference rejection.

RECOMMENDATION: Please upgrade.

1.11 12/2016 Initial release for Sonoma Time Servers with new GPS receiver. These units began shipping in June 2017.