[ntp:questions] Need Help Getting Stats to Work

Dennis Hilberg, Jr. timekeeper at dennishilberg.com.invalid
Thu Oct 4 16:06:32 UTC 2007

Rob wrote:
> I have been trying to get stats to work but so far have had no luck.
> These are my lines in my /etc/ntpd.conf
> enable stats
> statistics clockstats cryptostats peerstats loopstats rawstats sysstats
> statsdir "/etc/ntp/stats"
> filegen clockstats file clockstats type day enable
> filegen cryptostats file cryptostats type day enable
> filegen peerstats file peerstats type day enable
> filegen loopstats file loopstats type day enable
> filegen rawstats file rawstats type day enable
> filegen sysstats file sysstats type day enable
> I waited for over a day and a half and there are still no files in
> /etc/ntp/stats.  (The dir does exist).
> I am sure I am doing somthing stupid.  If someone knows my error please
> let me know.
> I am running ntpd 4.2.4p4
> Rob

I believe you need a trailing forward slash in your statsdir directory path: 

Dennis Hilberg, Jr.      timekeeper(at)dennishilberg(dot)com
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