[ntp:questions] failed to compile ntpd 4.2.8p3-RC1

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Tue May 26 18:29:07 UTC 2015

Marco Marongiu writes:
> Hi Harlan
> On 23/05/15 21:11, Harlan Stenn wrote:
> > Please see if putting:
> > 
> >  rlimit memlock 0
> > 
> > into your ntp.conf file will fix this.
> Yes, that fixed it and now ntpd is behaving exactly as I expected.
> Thanks for the support.
> Besides, I found that jessie was also acting up so I defaulted to have
> rlimit memlock 0 set on all debian nodes.

I'm thinking Real Hard about defaulting the rlimit memlock to 0 on all
Linux machines.

> Do you think you'll be able to release 4.2.8.p3 final before June 30th?

I'm expecting to release p3 this week, leaving room for a p4 if needed
before June 30th.

If folks would rather see only a p3, I can hold off on that release
until the 15th of June or so.



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