[ntp:questions] Autokey and Dynamic IPs

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Fri Jan 11 03:10:02 UTC 2008

On 2008-01-10, Steve <throindarts at yahoo.com> wrote:

> What is the recommendation on how to deal with DHCP when using
> autokey? Can I just restart the daemon on the client to handle this
> case and re-obtain autokey'd sync?

The DHCP ip-change script should be used to restart ntpd.

> Is there anything the server needs to do when the IP changes on the
> client in order to let that client resynch with its new IP?

Assuming that your restrictions are not overly restrictive, nothing
needs to happen on the server.

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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