[ntp:questions] Re: ntp client: keep all servers at startup
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Fri Jun 17 18:10:09 UTC 2005
At 6:05 PM +0200 2005-06-17, Ralf Fassel quoted Martin Burnicki:
> | Under WinNT there's a bug that the NTP service is unable to mobilize
> | an associaton for a NTP server if that server is not online when the
> | client starts up: http://bugs.ntp.isc.org/show_bug.cgi?id=450
> This sounds as if ntpd does not work correctly on NT even if the
> server is reachable. This is not the problem here. If the server is
> reachable at client startup, ntp works ok. It's only when the client
> is started _before_ the server that the client does not reconsider the
Right, which is exactly what Martin said. That's a known bug.
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