[ntp:questions] NTPD on bond0:0 **Solved**

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Thu Feb 28 03:45:57 UTC 2008

Ronan Flood wrote:
> Evans_David_A at cat.com (David A. Evans) wrote:
>>         It looks like our old config is really where the 'bug' is.  My 
>> confusion started as all our internal documentation states that if you 
>> have virtual IP's, add the -L to make it work.  So someone several years 
>> ago found this issue and just 'fixed' our internal docs.  Once I stopped 
>> looking for documentation on bond interfaces and started looking for doc's 
>> on the -L switch the solution presented itself.
> The sense of -L was reversed in ntpd 4.2.0: before that version, it meant
> listen to virtual IPs, after that version, it means do not listen to them.

These days you are better off using -I and specifying the addresses/ 
interfaces you need. (only in ntp-dev right now).


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