[Pool] Off by a second leap second failures
stenn at ntp.org
Sun Jul 12 07:30:44 UTC 2015
John Winters writes:
> Under Debian, ntp runs as its own user and group and I seem to have
> installed the file with:
> -rw-r----- 1 root root 10386 Apr 14 17:15 leap-seconds.3629404800
> Mea culpa. Odd that ntpd didn't complain at start up about being unable
> to read one of its configuration files, and also reported that it was
> ready to leap, but I think that's probably the explanation.
Looking at the code, there was clearly a conscious decision to avoid
always putting these messages in the logfile. They are only logged if
"logall" is provided.
I'm not sure if that's a bug or a feature, but it was a deliberate
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