[ntp:questions] Failure modes on Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.org
Tue Aug 13 16:51:41 UTC 2013

On 8/13/2013 9:10 AM, David Taylor wrote:
> On 13/08/2013 13:44, Martin Burnicki wrote:
> []
>> Take care if you have also installed some stuff from David Taylor. This
>> is perfectly fine but AFAIK David uses VS2010, so there may be
>> dependencies on the VS2010 runtime from David's binaries, and
>> dependencies on the VS2008 runtime from Meinberg's binaries.
>> Martin
> ===================================
> Martin, you raise a good point.  Yes, mune are compiled with VS2010, and
> I've never had to install extra runtime DLLs to get NTP working, but may
> of my PCs run other software as well which /may/ have installed them.  I
> seem to recall that on several out-of-the-box Windows-8 installs, your
> recent 4.2.6p5 "London" version installed without the need for any extra
> DLLs, and my locally-compiled 4.2.7p development versions could be
> written over the top of your install without issues (SSL dependency
> excepted).  Lots of others have used your install without issues, and
> many have used my updates as well.

If you are building your own binaries then the runtime dll's are already
installed on your system and you don't need to do anything special.


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