[ntp:questions] Unable to use SUSE Linux for time synchronization.
uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Wed Feb 14 12:29:10 UTC 2007
> Do I need to be able to ping to these servers ? I am confused as
> firewall is disabled but not able to ping.
I have my doubts about that.
being able to use a browers says only that traffic to port 80/TCP works.
On pings: you will not be able to ping the *.redhat.com boxes.
( well at least i get From msfc.tpa.redhat.com (18.104.22.168): icmp_seq=2 Packet filtered )
> The output of, "ntpq -p" is,
> remote refid st t when poll reach delay
> offset jitter
> clock1.redhat.c .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
> clock2.redhat.c .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
> ns1.tuxfamily.n .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
> time.nist.gov .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
None of the servers you configured have been reached ( reach=0 ).
Which would fit with "no suitable servers found" error.
What does ( as root )
should end with
... lots of hops
<lasthop> 22.214.171.124(N!) 168.890 ms * *
( msfc.tpa.redhat.com, gobbling up icmp stuff )
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