[ntp:questions] Re: Local NTP for 5 Subnets

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Fri Feb 24 03:15:19 UTC 2006

Maarten Wiltink wrote:
> Ntpdate works only if ntpd isn't running. Unix tends to start daemons
> through scripts that you can edit, so you can easily make it run ntpdate
> before starting ntpd, or you can add the "-g" parameter to ntpd which
> does much the same thing. Windows is more awkward; there are no scripts
> and it's harder to get the parameter passed. Read the Wiki.

Actually, that's not true. Martin was able to figure it out last year so
you can now include -g in the service and have it used.

> Groetjes,
> Maarten Wiltink

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