[ntp:questions] RE: Is ntp working?
steve at plymouthengineering.com
Fri Oct 21 15:04:17 UTC 2005
Martin Burnicki wrote:
>Have a look at the process IDs in the log messages.
>You have at least 2 ntpds running. I'd suggest to kill all ntpd processes
>first, then start a new one.
Thank you for the response. I did check which processes I had running and
there were actually 3 instances of ntpd running. I killed them all then
Richard B. Gilbert wote:
>Well, through bad luck or poor design, you have servers in the
>Netherlands, Australia and, I think, in the US.
>Try posting your ntp.conf file and the output of ntpq -p after ntp has
>been running for at least fifteen or twenty minutes (more is better).
>Also post the output of ntpq -c version which should tell us what
>version of ntpd we are dealing with.
I looked at my ntp.conf and deleted the entry describing the current pool. I
replaced the pool with a listing of sites closer to me.
Between you reply and the reply from Martin I believe everything is working.
Following are the results of my ntp.conf, ntpq - p, and ntpq - c. Thanks
# /etc/ntp.conf, configuration for ntpd
# ntpd will use syslog() if logfile is not defined
statistics loopstats peerstats clockstats
filegen loopstats file loopstats type day enable
filegen peerstats file peerstats type day enable
filegen clockstats file clockstats type day enable
# You do need to talk to an NTP server or two (or three).
fudge 127.127.1.0 stratum 10
# By default, exchange time with everybody, but don't allow configuration.
# See /usr/share/doc/ntp-doc/html/accopt.html for details.
restrict default kod notrap nomodify nopeer noquery
# Local users may interrogate the ntp server more closely.
restrict 127.0.0.1 nomodify
fserver:~# ntpq -p
remote refid st t when poll reach delay offset
+cudns.cit.corne 188.8.131.52 2 u 13 128 377 39.608 136.478
-louie.udel.edu 184.108.40.206 2 u 14 128 377 112.750 84.302
+wxo-svr1.cmc.ec 220.127.116.11 2 u 4 128 377 58.473 124.447
*wxo-svr2.cmc.ec 18.104.22.168 2 u 75 128 377 57.306 121.923
LOCAL(0) LOCAL(0) 10 l 13 64 377 0.000 0.000
fserver:~# ntpq -c version
ntpq 4.2.0a at 1:4.2.0a+stable-2-r Fri Aug 26 10:57:27 UTC 2005 (1)
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