[ntp:questions] ntpd 4.2.4 crash on NetBSD/i386

Hal Murray hal-usenet at ip-64-139-1-69.sjc.megapath.net
Sat Feb 24 22:07:57 UTC 2007

>Looking at /var/log/messages doesn't say much... (I have manually put in 
>0.000 in the drift file as a startup value, since I don't know yet what
>value will end up there).

Leaving the file non-existant works better.  NTP knows about that
case and goes through a special startup dance to figure out what
the drift should be.

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