[ntp:questions] NTP under AIX?

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Tue May 16 16:04:13 UTC 2017

On 16/05/17 16:37, Greg Moeller wrote:
> Has anyone come across the advisability of running an enterprise-wide NTP server under an AIX LPAR?
> We're currently running NTP on old Intel hardware and the company policy is to refresh hardware on a regular basis.
> It seems a waste to buy several new servers if we could just put the NTP service on an AIX LPAR.

If you are talking virtual machines, ntpd should always be run on the 
host.  Any use on a guest should only be as a leaf node.

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