[ntp:questions] Is the new NTP server synched?

April xiaoxia2005a at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 11 22:18:03 UTC 2007

On Feb 11, 1:53 am, "David J Taylor" <david-tay... at blueyonder.co.not-
this-bit.nor-this-part.uk> wrote:
> April wrote:
> > Configured and started an NTP server, and wanted to know whether the
> > server is synched with the specified time source.  Did not see any
> > thing about synchronization in syslog for several days, but when
> > execute ntpq -p, did find a line of time source having an asterisk, so
> > this means the newly configured server is synched with the time source
> > specified, right?
> Normally, yes.  You should see one server with "*", some with "+", and
> some with "-", depending on how many you have configured, and how "good"
> they appear to be.
> > xntpd coming with Solaris 9 (still one using NTP 3? btw, how to check
> > the version of it?)
> ntpq -c rv
> perhaps?
> David

Thanks however that did not reveal the xntpd version ..

Besides syslog, and loop and stat logs, is there any other log for
NTP?  If yes where should it be?

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