[ntp:questions] Let ntp server not synchronize time from other servers

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Sat Aug 30 02:01:26 UTC 2008

>>> In article <8d3c2902-93a5-44fc-9e66-0356538955c0 at t54g2000hsg.googlegroups.com>, WANG Cong <xiyou.wangcong at gmail.com> writes:

> On Aug 28, 11:12 a.m, Martin Burnicki <martin.burni... at meinberg.de>
>> Just don't put any server lines into your ntp.conf file ;-)

WANG> That's what I did. But it can't work, if there's no server lines, I
WANG> _always_ got:

WANG> # /usr/sbin/ntpdate -u -b 28 Aug 11:21:35
WANG> ntpdate[10515]: no server suitable for synchronization found

ntpdate does not use the ntp.conf file.

I suspect that either .41 is not sync'd or you have firewall problems or a
'restrict' line in .41's ntp.conf file.

Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org>
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