[ntp:questions] Need Help Getting Stats to Work

Unruh unruh-spam at physics.ubc.ca
Tue Jan 1 00:30:17 UTC 2008

Rob <pse at nospam.com> writes:

>On Thu, 04 Oct 2007 13:06:11 -0400, Rob wrote:

>> Dennis wrote:
>>> I believe you need a trailing forward slash in your statsdir path:
>>> "/etc/ntp/stats/"
>> I will give that a try.  Thanks.
>> Rob

>It works.  I added a trailing slash and removed the quotes.  And now I am
>seeing stats appearing in /etc/ntp/stats/.

>I see entries for all the stats except clockstats and sysstats.
>I wasn't expecting to see any clockstats since I do not have an external
>clock set up.  But I am baffled why I am not seeing any sysstats.

>P.S.  I will probably move /etc/ntp/stats to somewhere in /var where it
>probably better belongs according to the Linux File System Hierarchy. 
>(e.g. /var/ntp/stats)..

/var/log/ntp/stats/ is probably better since it is a log file. 

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