[ntp:questions] why does asterisk still show after the ntp server is shutdown?

Rob nomail at example.com
Fri Nov 16 17:19:10 UTC 2012

unruh <unruh at invalid.ca> wrote:
> AFter a while it will. Right now it has only missed three pollings of
> the server ( and since ntpd throws away 7 out of 8 polls anyway that is
> too little) so wait another 10 hours and see if the * remains. Your
> machine has no way of knowing if the other machine is only temporarily
> disconnected due to some network problem, of has beenswitched off. There
> is not return ntp signal saying "computer turned off". You know it is,
> but your compter does not. 

There is, but ntpd does not listen to it.

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