[ntp:questions] Re: NTPD on Windows NT4

Anders anders.REMOVETHIS.r1f.ANDTHIS at tele2.se
Fri Aug 12 15:12:03 UTC 2005

"David J Taylor" 
<david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid> skrev i 
meddelandet news:_52Le.87491$G8.52555 at text.news.blueyonder.co.uk...
> derek.flake at bell.ca wrote:
>> Hi,
>> That clk_fault error in event viewer seems to be expected in a Windows
>> environment, I was told to ignore it.
>> It looks like you just can't connect to any of your servers.  Can you
>> ping them?  Try using the IP of the servers in the conf file...
> I don't recall ever seeing a clk_fault error with Windows NT4, 2000 or 
> XP - perhaps I have been lucky?  For Windows NT4, my own ntpd.conf reads:
> driftfile %windir%\ntp.drift        # path for drift file
> #
> # Pool servers
> #
> server 0.uk.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 1.uk.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 2.uk.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 3.uk.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 4.uk.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> #
> # The local clock as a last resort
> #
> server
> fudge stratum 10
> Anders, I'm in the UK and use the "pool" servers.  From the command-line, 
> you can see if the servers you want are reachable with a command like:
>  C:\>  ntpq  -p  ntp2.sp.se
> That name appears not to resolve here, not does ntp.lth.se.  Try using the 
> plain pool servers:
> server 0.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 1.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> server 2.pool.ntp.org  iburst
> just to see if you can get started.
> Cheers,
> David

Trying ntpq -p ntp2.gbg.netnod.se results in a time-out which is odd because 
when I run Automachron on the same computer it syncronizes nicely to that 
particular server. All server addresses listed in my previous post are 
working when I access them from other computers.


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