[ntp:questions] problem in ntpd in resoving pool.ntp.org

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Tue Mar 13 02:07:21 UTC 2007


muruga wrote:
> Hi steve,
> i compiled the ntpd code (4.2.4) myself for an arm target using xcross
> compiler, and not the exe obtained with package. is there any
> compilation related stuff like enable flags which i need to do to
> resolve domain names correctly.
> 

Cross-compiles can be iffy sometimes. However, please make sure you can
fork processes on the target box. ntpd needs to do this sometimes to
allow it to do DNS lookups. Make sure you don't have any restrict
statements preventing 127.0.0.1 from updating ntpd.

Danny



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