[ntp:questions] NTP client server lost

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Wed Dec 6 02:33:20 UTC 2006

Mauro Fiacco wrote:
> Hi all,
> What the condition for a NTP client to decide that it has lost
> connection to a server? 

When it doesn't get a response to a packet.

> Can NTP be configured to always retry a particular server?

That's what it does today. It will continue to send packets to the
server. You'd have to reconfigure it to do otherwise. What's the real
reason behind the question?


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