[ntp:questions] NTP: time not synchronized

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Tue Sep 5 03:15:59 UTC 2006

pasdepoil wrote:
> Hi
> We have a system working only in a LAN. We install ntp on each machine
> (windows 2000). We choose one of them to be the time server, and then
> we configure all others machines to synchronize on this time server.
> We put the same ntp.conf on every machine, but some of them are not
> synchronized.
> When I used monitor ntp, we can see that these machines have between 23
> secondes and 150 secondes of offset.
> I would like to know if the problem that I have is due to the big time
> difference between machines ?
> And How can I resolve the problem ?
> I tried to delete the drift file, but the problem steel happen.
> If anyoine have an idea, or need more details....

Actually you have given us no details whatsoever.

1) What version of ntpd are you running?
2) What does your clients' and server's config file contain?
3) What does ntpq show you for both clients and server?
4) How are you monitoring ntp?

> Thanks.

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