[ntp:questions] Re: New NTP version for Windows with GUI setup available

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Thu Jan 5 03:15:07 UTC 2006

David J Taylor wrote:
> Just a small point, but it would be nice if ntpd used the event number ID 
> on Windows as well.  At the moment, all events have an event ID of 3, 
> whereas there could be different numbers for (say) startup, shutdown, time 
> resets, change of sync source, initialisation messages etc.  The Windows 
> event viewer allows you to filter by event ID.
> David 

Actually it does. Errors are log as event ID of 1, Info to 3, and
warnings to 2. We could add categories but the syslog calls would need
to be changed too. That's actually quite a bit of work. I usually see
event IDs 1 and 3.


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