[ntp:questions] Using Trimble TSIP under Linux

unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Tue Oct 30 02:39:09 UTC 2012

On 2012-10-29, A C <agcarver+ntp at acarver.net> wrote:
> On 10/29/2012 16:07, unruh wrote:
>> On 2012-10-29, A C <agcarver+ntp at acarver.net> wrote:
>>> On 10/28/2012 22:36, David Taylor wrote:
>>>> On 29/10/2012 03:32, A C wrote:
>>>> []
>>>>> Check the main ntpd log for error messages.
>>>> I would if I knew where to find it!
>>> If it's based off Debian then it's usually /var/log/ or /var/log/ntpd/
>>> otherwise find / -name ntpd.log should answer your question :)
>> No they are called  peerstats.????????
>> orloopstats.???????? or loopstats.????????
>> where ???????? is the date in yyyymmdd format.
>> /var/log/ntp are usually where they are placed.
>> Themessages from ntpd itself often go into /var/log/messages.
>> e
>> grep ntpd /var/log/messages
> The main log isn't called *stats.* in any configuration that I've seen. :)
> All of my systems' messages for ntpd just happen to end up in 
> /var/log/ntp/ntpd.log and everything else is under /var/log/ntp/ in one 
> form or another.  That's why I had suggested that search.  I forget that 
> it can go to messages if not configured that way but it's been so long 
> since I configured my systems to record to independent files.  I just 
> carry the config over every time I upgrade the base system.

Could you look in /etc/syslog.conf to see what level/facility you are
recording to ntp.log?

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