[ntp:questions] Question on "calldelay"
stenn at ntp.isc.org
Fri May 4 19:50:36 UTC 2007
>>> In article <cv6rg4-68s.ln1 at klein-habertwedt.de>, Uwe Klein <uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de> writes:
Uwe> Hi, I have tried using calldelay 15 server $myserver burst prefer
I gotta wonder if 'burst' is really needed.
I was initially wondering if $myserver was an IP or a name, but...
Uwe> to (pre)start up my notorious ISDN dialup connection. i have problems
Uwe> with that.
Uwe> in my (tcpdump) logs i can see
Uwe> the initial ntpv4 client packet
this implies you are able to turn the situation into an IP.
Uwe> the syslog info from the ciscobox
Uwe> that indicates the dialup being connected and then nothing. the
Uwe> initial packet seems to be dropped ( bahh, world loss )
Uwe> dialup is taken down after timeout ( ~75 seconds )
Uwe> if the connection is already up the initial ntpv4 client packet answer
Uwe> from server delay 15 seconds 3 pairs of query answer packets.
Uwe> My question: is the current poll aborted when the first packet is not
I don't *believe* so...
I do wonder about the "interface state change" and if something might be
going on there.
Perhaps Frank or Danny might have more to say.
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