[ntp:questions] Reference clock all messed up?

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Thu Nov 8 04:33:38 UTC 2007

>>> In article <472ED290.9050208 at ca.com>, bolad03 at ca.com (Adam Bolte) writes:

Adam> --- /etc/ntp.conf on --- # /etc/ntp.conf

Adam> server

iburst is your friend.  See http://support.ntp.org/Support .

Adam> Using a client on one of the subnets I control, I run: $ sudo ntpdate
Adam> 5 Nov 18:39:36 ntpdate[21310]: no server suitable for
Adam> synchronization found

>From that (or any other machine), try:

 ntpq -p

and see what that says.

Adam> I believe "leap 11" is key, possibly indicating that there is a time
Adam> difference too great between the server and client.

11 means the remote clock is not sync'd.


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