[ntp:questions] slow start

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Tue May 29 04:56:00 UTC 2007

Jammer wrote:
> Incredibly slow /etc/init.d/ntpd start
> (it hangs on boot so I do it manually but it is slow).
> The contents of my /etc/ntp.conf are:
> server 0.ca.pool.ntp.org
> server 1.ca.pool.ntp.org
> server 2.ca.pool.ntp.org
> server 3.ca.pool.ntp.org
> I put some of the debug log file of an /etc/init.d/ntpd/start on
> http://www.lockie.ca/test/ntp.log.tar.bz2

Just for the hell of it, how about uncompressing and untarring that log 
file so we can look at it.  My Solaris box has no idea what to do with a 
.bz2 file nor does my W/XP system.

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