[ntp:questions] Re: Basic help needed...
chris at x-bb.org
Sun Oct 26 03:18:11 UTC 2003
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Ironically, shortly after typing the above message, I worked it out
In case anyone else is stuck on the same problem, I ran "net time
/SETSNTP:192.168.0.8" and started the Windows Time service (and set
it to Auto).
Oh well, thanks anyway,
Chris Taylor - chris at x-bb.org - The guy with the PS2 WebServer -
"Chris Taylor" <chris at x-bb.org> wrote in message
news:MWGmb.1021$ke.1848669 at newsfep1-win.server.ntli.net...
> I just compiled and installed ntpd on a Linux machine for my local
> network. It appears to be synchronizing correctly and so on. I'd
> like to make my Windows clients automatically sync to my Linux
> The contents of my ntp.conf look like this:
> server bear.zoo.bt.co.uk burst iburst
> server a.ntp.alphazed.net burst iburst
> server time-server.ndo.com burst iburst
> server clock.fmt.he.net burst iburst
> server ntp.doubleukay.com burst iburst
> broadcast 192.168.0.255
> As you can see, I picked a variety of servers (mostly in the UK -
> where I am). My local network uses 192.168.0.x/255.255.255.0. The
> documentation seemed a little confusing on what "broadcast" should
> be set to (or if it's even the right command for this application).
> Use of the "peers" command in ntpdc gives this output right now:
> remote local st poll reach delay offset
> === =188.8.131.52 192.168.0.8 2 64 3 0.01848 -0.013699
> 0.00009 *184.108.40.206 192.168.0.8 2 64 3 0.01578
> -0.014881 0.00015 ^192.168.0.255 192.168.0.8 16 64 0
> 0.00000 0.000000 0.00000 =220.127.116.11 192.168.0.8 3 128
> 3 0.02104 -0.005105 0.00012
> The Windows machines on my local network are currently within a
> couple of minutes of my server, but I can't get them to sync.
> I assume the required command is some variation of "net time" but
> everything I've tried doesn't seem to work...
> Any advice on this matter would be great.
> Chris Taylor - chris at x-bb.org - The guy with the PS2 WebServer -
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