[ntp:questions] FreeBSD with Garmin GPS 18 LVC

Terje Mathisen terje.mathisen at hda.hydro.com
Mon Mar 5 08:43:44 UTC 2007


Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>>> In article <u9prb4-vvs.ln1 at osl016lin.hda.hydro.com>, Terje Mathisen <terje.mathisen at hda.hydro.com> writes:
> 
> Terje> I have had such a system running on FreeBSD 6.1 for about a
> Terje> year. Nothing fancy about getting it to run except the need for
> Terje> dynamically re-creating the symlink to the /dev/gps0 device after
> Terje> each reboot.
> 
> Have you edited /etc/devfs.conf ?

No, I've been using /etc/rc.local instead.
> 
> If you look at /etc/rc.d/ntp you will see that it will start up after devfs
> has been run.

With such a dependency already in place, that seems like a good idea.

Terje
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