[ntp:questions] Re: WinXP ntpd as service with dial-up connection

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.isc.org
Mon Nov 29 12:55:22 UTC 2004

On 2004-11-29, kermit <cku192 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> after getting ADSL connection I tried to finally install ntpd as service on 
> my system. We currently use it in PPPoE mode i.e. connection is established 
> manually. Unfortunately, ntpd seems to never attempt to contact severs after 
> initial attempt has failed. It is clear with server names (as initital DNS 
> resolution fails) but it also does not work with IP addresses.

You will need to restart ntpd each time your pppoe link is established.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.isc.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://ntp.isc.org/

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