[ntp:questions] Re: ntp configuration file keeps resetting to installation default - RESOLVED

Allen McIntosh mcintosh at nospam.com
Tue Jan 20 13:12:57 UTC 2004

In article <TP2Pb.658$ff5.602 at news-binary.blueyonder.co.uk>,
Ben Measures  <saint_abroadremove at removehotmail.com> wrote:
>Lol, found the solution. dhcpd is the culprit. It overwrites 
>/etc/ntp.conf whether or not it is given anything about ntp.

Two comments:
1) The culprit is the client, dhcpcd, not the server.
2) I don't believe dhcpcd does anything unless the server claims to have
NTP information.

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