[ntp:questions] How do I change configuration of svcadm?

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Tue May 29 15:05:21 UTC 2007

Dave wrote:
> On May 29, 10:32 am, Casper H.S. Dik <Casper.... at Sun.COM> wrote:
>>"Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilber... at comcast.net> writes:
>>>If you figure it out, please let me know.  I still have to start mine by
>>>hand.  I suppose that the new startup database is an improvement but
>>>it's one I didn't really need; what I had WORKED.
>>You can still use the old method and create an /etc/rc?.d script as
>>Expressed in this posting are my opinions.  They are in no way related
>>to opinions held by my employer, Sun Microsystems.
>>Statements on Sun products included here are not gospel and may
>>be fiction rather than truth.
> I ended up changing the /lib/svc/method/xntp script to start the new
> ntpd binary. The only problem I'm having now is finding a copy of
> libcrypto.so.0.9.8. Do you know where I can get one for an x86
> machine? I currently have 0.9.7 and thats obviously not going to work

I tried the same thing.  I renamed the original, copied it, and modified 
the copy to start the ten-twelve years newer version of ntpd.  It 
doesn't work and I don't know why.  I just start it by hand on those 
rare occasions when I need to reboot.

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