[ntp:questions] ipv6 multicast not working in ntp-4.2.6p3

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Tue Jun 21 00:05:10 UTC 2011

On 2011-06-20, Atul Gupta <atul14.kumar at gmail.com> wrote:

> Problem is coming not just in mibs but in other versions of linux.
> and as pointed out by Danny Mayer in above mail thread that select() logs
> are not problems they are coming as i was running ntpd in higher debug mode.
> the problem i am facing is as below:-
> I am able to receive the multicast packets from ntp server, but in log
>   client displays something as "ignore" :-
> *ignore on (10) fd=17 from fe80::20e:2eff:fe91:9ebc
>   ignore on (10) fd=17 from fe80::20e:2eff:fe91:9ebc*
>   where fe80::20e:2eff:fe91:9ebc is the server's address.*

You may need to configure authentication. Symmmetric key is the easiest
way to go.

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

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