[ntp:questions] Re: Ntpdate - no server suitable for synchronization found

xvenw at 163.com xvenw at 163.com
Sat Sep 23 10:33:10 UTC 2006

Harlan Stenn wrote:
> >>> In article <D3081BDF8E6A5D40A4E82155E83C865E010E2A01 at birdx1.corp.vaisala.com>, ian.harper at vaisala.com writes:
> ian> If I run ntpdate from client against new server I get error "no server
> ian> suitable for synchronization found"
> This means that either you are not communicating with the new server or the
> new server has not yet sync'd.
> ian> If I run ntpdate against another older server it has no problems and
> ian> instantly changes the time and shows the drift.
> This means you are communicating with the old server and ntpd on that
> machine is sync'd.
> Have you seen http://ntp.isc.org/Support, sections 5 and 9?
> H

I don't think so ,I think this is a bug,I have recompiled the
ntpdate,if I comment lines from 1791 to 1805,I can use "ntpdate -b
server" to correctthe time. otherwise,I must use "ntpdate -d server" or
"ntpdate -u server" to correct the time.

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