[ntp:hackers] Build quirks: Error 96, gnome-config

Hal Murray hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Sun Mar 6 18:06:02 UTC 2011

>> ./ntpd --configfile ../../ntpd/complete.conf --saveconfigquit compsave.conf
>> *** Error code 96

> My guess would be make got exit status 96 from ntpd --saveconfigquit. Try
> this to verify:

> A.whatever/ntpd/ntpd -c ntpd/complete.conf --saveconfigquit saved.conf ||
> echo ntpd exit status $? 

Yup.  Thanks.

The parser was a wild goose chase.  ntp-dev is broken on NetBSD: no shared 

(gdb) run
Starting program: /home/murray/ntp/ntp-dev/ntpd/ntpd 
warning: no shared library support for this OS / ABI

Program exited with code 0140.

I don't know my way around the loader flags and such.   Hopefully, somebody 
will recognize this tangle.  I can easily test a proposed fix.

new/broken and old/working loader command lines are in:

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