[ntp:questions] 1 Machine, 2 NICs, 2 Instances of ntpd; Possible?

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Mon Mar 10 19:19:45 UTC 2008

John Johnson wrote:

>John Johnson wrote:
>> I want one ntpd instance to discipline the local clock with time from
>> servers on network A. I want the other instance to serve the local
>> time to clients on network B.
> Additionally, I was considering running the ntpd instance A with the
> -q option as a cron job.
> Now, is what I am trying to do feasible?


One ntpd is all you need. It will poll your time sources, discipline the
clock, and serve your clients.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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