[ntp:questions] Generating keys for ntpdc control

Maarten Wiltink maarten at kittensandcats.net
Fri Jul 4 07:55:42 UTC 2008

"Bob" <bobsjunkmail at bellsouth.net> wrote in message
news:Bkgbk.23790$AJ6.5384 at bignews8.bellsouth.net...

> [...] I never see ntpdc touch the ntp.keys file - not sure if it's
> supposed to. ...

No, it isn't. It's supposed to send questions to ntpd, which is
supposed to send answers. Ntpd may touch local files, ntpdc should
be network-transparent.

Maarten Wiltink

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