[ntp:questions] Re: NTP looses connection
David J Taylor
david-taylor at invalid.com
Fri Oct 29 09:48:25 UTC 2004
Harlan Stenn wrote:
> The problem is the changing IP address.
> I have heard that if you start ntpd before your DHCP connection comes
> up then it will only bind to the wildcard address and then it will
> for you.
> The problem is that we are trying to avoid binding the wildcard
> address now, as we cannot use the wildcard address and authentication.
> Until we (Danny, at the moment) can fix this problem the only other
> solution that comes to mind is when you detect that your IP has
> changed you will need to stop and restart ntpd.
Could you please consider an option for allowing binding to the wildcard
address for those who wish it (and maybe don't want or need
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