[ntp:questions] ntpd keep trying preferred servers?

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Tue Sep 6 18:59:19 UTC 2011

On 2011-09-06, Rolf Muth <rolf.muth at web.de> wrote:

> Harlan Stenn wrote:
>> What version of ntp are you running?
> I have an old desktop with suse 10.(1?) running (rpm -qf
> /usr/sbin/ntpd) xntp-4.2.0a-70.4
> and a laptop, runnig opensuse 11.2 and (rpm -q ntp)
> ntp-4.2.4p8-0.1.2.i586

Keeping in mind that the version string is:


and not:


	xntp-4.2.0a == NTP-4 v2.0.a
	ntp-4.2.4p8 == NTP-4 v2.4.8

and the current stable is:

	ntp-4.2.6p3 == NTP-4 v2.6.3

The only version eligible for free support are the current stable and

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

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