[ntp:questions] Re: ntpq -p -n times out

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.isc.org
Tue Mar 21 17:08:03 UTC 2006

On 2006-03-21, Chris Richmond wrote:

>Setting up ntp (~4 wk old 4.2.0a) on a new RH9 box. After finding an
>old, uncompatable option in some $OPTIONS file, it starts and sync's to
>my RH6.1 router box, but ntpq -p -n returns with a "timed out" message
>and no data about its peer. I'm not near either, otherwise I'd include
>the log messages. Any idea what's broken?

Either ntpd is not really running, or the restrictions in your ntp.conf
are preventing you from querying your ntpd status.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.isc.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://ntp.isc.org/

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