[ntp:questions] [solved] ntpd just not working

Michael B Allen ioplex at gmail.com
Sun Oct 7 16:28:01 UTC 2007


On Sun, 7 Oct 2007 11:57:39 -0400
Michael B Allen <ioplex at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 7 Oct 2007 14:24:39 +0200
> "Maarten Wiltink" <maarten at kittensandcats.net> wrote:
> 
> > You, on the other hand, have Problems. With the cut down config file,
> > at least NTP is now starting, but you're not getting any traffic even
> > without the restrictions. Review your firewall again, this time under
> > the assumption that you do have one.
> 
> No firewalls. From the capture I can clearly see only a request and
> reply. There's no attempt to communicate with the time server at all.

It was SELinux. Somehow the distro I'm using managed to ship an ntpd
that was not compatible with the their selinux config.

Thanks,
Mike




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