[ntp:questions] Local clock question with dialup connection

Hal Murray hal-usenet at ip-64-139-1-69.sjc.megapath.net
Wed Apr 18 18:43:59 UTC 2007

>The fail is final - thus you don't see any configured peers/servers.
>The reason is that ntpd cannot determine the interface it needs to
>send to that adress. that is usually caused by the network not
>being fully functional at the time when ntpd starts.
>You can:
>  - delay ntpd start until the network is fully configured 
>  - add the keyword dynamic at the end of the configuration
>    line for peer/server 192.1.3. (ntpd 4.2.4 required)

Thanks.  I'd missed the new dynamic keyword.  It does what I want.

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