[ntp:questions] Re: NTPD on Win XP problem

David Mitchell nntpatmitchdj.globalnet.co.uk
Mon Oct 20 10:06:10 UTC 2003

On Fri, 17 Oct 2003 22:26:59 GMT, "David J Taylor"
<david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:

>> Using 4.1.80-rc1
>> the symptoms seemed to be different in that the servers seemed to
>> 'stick' in INIT mode or go into 'STEP' mode and not come out again!
>David, I've seen servers stuck in INIT mode on my XP system, even with the
>current 4.2.0 release.  It seems to happen only on XP (Pro SP1), and only
>on servers on the far side of my RT314 router.  Servers on the LAN are
>fine, those on the WAN are not.  NT4 and Windows 2000 Server/Pro systems
>all talk correctly to the same servers, and I can NTPQ -P <server> from
>the XP system as well.

well this is my (only) LAN time server so it is talking to remote
servers so the symptoms are the same...

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