[ntp:questions] Re: ntp server 'rejected'

Ronan Flood ronan at noc.ulcc.ac.uk
Thu Apr 13 20:39:13 UTC 2006


david.sanderson at bem.fki-et.com wrote:

> the Associations billboard :
> # ntpq -c as
> ind assID status  conf reach auth condition  last_event cnt
> ===========================================================
>   1     7  9014   yes   yes  none    reject   reachable  1
>   2     8  9014   yes   yes  none    reject   reachable  1
> 
> So i can get to the server but it is being rejected. What does this
> mean?
> I have read all the documentation I can find, but I can figure it out.
> The rv command does not show anything obvious (to me)
> # ntpq
> ntpq> rv 7
> status=9014 reach, conf, 1 event, event_reach,
> ntpq> srcadr=192.168.0.230, srcport=123, dstadr=192.168.0.7,
> dstport=123,
> leap=00, stratum=1, precision=-20, rootdelay=0.000,
> rootdispersion=996.826, refid=GPS, reach=377, unreach=0, hmode=3,
> pmode=4, hpoll=6, ppoll=6, flash=00 ok, keyid=0, offset=-130.583,

Hmm, the rootdispersion looks suspect; but then I'd expect that to
light one of the flash bits.  Can you look at the servers with ntpq?
See maybe what "cl" and "rv" show on them?

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                      Ronan Flood <R.Flood at noc.ulcc.ac.uk>
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