[ntp:questions] Re: filegen under XP Pro?

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Tue Jan 27 18:20:07 UTC 2004

chrish at navsys.com (clh) wrote in message news:<9a6d1f4c.0401251420.1a92ba97 at posting.google.com>...
> I've used 520 Software group and Norloff.org binaries.
> I've built from source in MSVC 6.0.
> I've checked the perms on the dirs.

When you say you've checked the perms on the dirs, who permissions did
you look at. The permissions required are those required of the process
running the ntp service. Is it running as LocalSystem? Is the drift file
being created. Does the stats directory exist?


> The log file is being generated.
> no statistics files are being generated.
> I am using Tardis and "net time \\<NTP server ip> /set /yes" to test
> and they are able to retrieve the time so the server appears to be
> working.
> any advice is greatly appreciated
> here is my latest c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\ntp.conf
> -----------------------
> logfile c:\ntp\stats\ntp.log
> driftfile %windir%\ntp.drift        # path for drift file
> enable stats
> statistics loopstats clockstats peerstats
> statsdir c:\ntp\stats\     # directory for statistics files
> filegen peerstats file peerstats type day link enable
> filegen loopstats file loopstats type day link enable
> filegen clockstats file clockstats type day link enable
> clh

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