[ntp:questions] ntp client: keep all servers at startup
ralfixx at gmx.de
Wed May 4 19:15:57 UTC 2005
* Ronan Flood <ronan at noc.ulcc.ac.uk>
| Is that ntpd timing out on initial DNS resolution of the server
| names, though? What happens if you use the IP address(es) for the
| server(s) in ntp.conf?
I thought that too, first, but using the numeric IP does not change
anything. The server does not get listed in 'ntpq -c pe' if I start
ntpd while the network is unplugged.
| Also might be helpful to know the version of ntpd and what OS you're
For testing here:
Client: Binary NTP distribution ntp-4.2.0a, Windows XP SP2.
Server: NTP 4.1.0, SGI IRIX.
The final installation will have both machines Windows, ntp-4.2.0a.
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