[ntp:questions] Local clock question with dialup connection

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Thu Apr 19 03:12:35 UTC 2007

Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>>> In article <200704162309.24517.cave.dnb at tiscali.fr>, cave.dnb at tiscali.fr (Nigel Henry) writes:
> Nigel> djmons at localhost djmons]$ /usr/sbin/ntpq
> ntpq> pe
> Nigel> localhost.localdomain: timed out, nothing received ***Request timed
> Nigel> out
> This looks like ntpd is not running at the time you did this.

No, you would not get Request timed out, you would get connection
refused. It may be that the server is just dropping your queries.


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