[ntp:questions] NTP not reading from /etc/ntp.conf?
martin.burnicki at burnicki.net
Thu Aug 3 12:55:10 UTC 2017
Kevin Chan wrote:
> I'm on an imx233 arm processor using Debian 7.0 with kernel version 3.12
> I'm having issues configuring ntpd to read from a gps source. I have tried
> adding server entries in /etc/ntp.conf, but those changes have no effect on
> the sources listed in ntpq -p
> The only thing I see is:
> root at arm:~# ntpq -p
> remote refid st t when poll reach delay offset
> *172.16.0.1 184.108.40.206 4 u - 64 1 1.194 -21.122
> I even deleted /etc/ntp.conf and restarted the ntp service with "sudo
> service ntp restart" and I still see the same entry in ntpq... Is ntp
> reading from a different configuration file somewhere? Thanks in advance
/etc/ntp.conf is the default name of the config file, but a different
file can be specified on the command line.
What's the output of
ps ax | grep ntp
on your system?
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