[ntp:questions] Re: NTPD on Windows NT4
anders.REMOVETHIS.r1f.ANDTHIS at tele2.se
Sat Aug 13 09:36:55 UTC 2005
"Martin Burnicki" <martin.burnicki at meinberg.de> skrev i meddelandet
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> Hi Anders,
> Anders wrote:
>> Hi Group!
>> I'm trying to run XNTPD on an old WinNT4 machine. Having installed the
>> Meinberg package ntp-4.2.0a at 1.1354-o-win32-setup.exe I can't get it
>> working. The eventlog says:
>> "clock LOCAL(1) event 'clk_fault' (0x03)"
>> "configuration of xx.xx.xx.xx failed" and
>> "Could not find suitable interface for xx.xx.xx.xx"
> This are 2 different things which are bugs in the NTP version in that
> packet. Please note that those GUI installers have been created from
> developer versios of NTP because the stable version of the NTP port for
> Windows is lacking some features.
> 1.) clock LOCAL(1) event 'clk_fault' (0x03)
> This is a known bug which has been fixed in a recent developer version of
> NTP, see:
> The message simply results from a variable which has not been properly
> initilized so that the message is printed before the clock's status has
> been checked. You can simply ignore it. BTW, this happens under all
> operating systems and is not specific to Windows.
> 2.) configuration of xx.xx.xx.xx failed
> This is also a known bug which only happens under Windows NT, not under
> Windows 2000 and newer, see:
> Here the NTP daemon is unable to initialize the network interface
> which results in that the daemon is unable to contact any upstream server.
> This bug has not yet been fixed and closed in bugzilla, but there is a NTP
> version available which contains a workaround for this:
> AFAIK this version works for Windows NT if and only if the machine has one
> single network card installed.
> Please let us know if that version also solves the problem for you.
> Best regards,
> Meinberg Funkuhren
> Bad pyrmont
I tried the beta version mentioned above and it works splendidly!! Now the
NTPQ pe command reads:
remote refid st t when poll reach delay offset
LOCAL(1) LOCAL(1) 12 l 1 64 177 0.000 0.000
+ntp2.gbg.netnod .PPS. 1 u 62 64 77 8.669 -1045.1
-c-f93470d5.06-2 22.214.171.124 2 u 2 64 177 18.260 -1040.8
+nic.lth.se 126.96.36.199 2 u 4 64 177 15.232 -1043.4
*ntp2.sp.se .PPS. 1 u 5 64 177 20.659 -1045.1
-ntp1-sn2.hy.ska 188.8.131.52 2 u 3 64 177 14.801 -1042.4
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