[ntp:questions] Re: ntpd polling server every second

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.isc.org
Sun Apr 9 21:33:21 UTC 2006

Please open an issue at http://bugs.ntp.isc.org for this.

>>> In article <4438f59e$0$2578$ed2619ec at ptn-nntp-reader02.plus.net>, graham <graham at no.spam.thanks> writes:

graham> Had this odd behaviour yesterday and wondered if I've overlooked
graham> something. With this simplistic config file

graham>    server <my ISP's ntp server>
graham>    driftfile /etc/ntp/drift
graham>    restrict default noquery notrust nomodify
graham>    restrict

graham> the daemon server was querying the ISP server every second.  When I
graham> later modified the default restrict to "ignore" it behaved as
graham> expected (ie. every 2^6 seconds).

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