[ntp:questions] Question regarding loss of connection and ntpd not re-syncing the time.
jpiszcz at servervault.com
Mon Nov 14 09:15:45 UTC 2005
They are static IP addresses - not using DHCP-- is the correct way to
fix just to restart the daemon then?
From: Danny Mayer [mailto:mayer at ntp.isc.org]
Sent: Sunday, November 13, 2005 11:45 PM
To: Piszcz, Justin
Cc: questions at lists.ntp.isc.org
Subject: Re: [ntp:questions] Question regarding loss of connection and
ntpd not re-syncing the time.
Piszcz, Justin wrote:
> I have ntpd running on Solaris and Linux machines, when there is a
> of network connectivity; the ntpd daemon never re-syncs with its NTP
> peers. Is this normal? Should a script that restarts the daemon on
> every machine be utilized in order to keep time in-sync?
If you are using DHCP on these machines and when you regain connectivity
your DHCP server gives you another IP address you need to restart ntpd.
See bug #51. This is in the process of being fixed.
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