[ntp:questions] chu and wwv audio driver problems in debian lenny

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Tue Nov 25 00:34:50 UTC 2008

On 2008-11-24, jimmyterrence at gmail.com <jimmyterrence at gmail.com> wrote:

>> I have a (FreeBSD) system listening to CHU. One thing I had to do was
>> create a /dev/chu_audio symlink pointing at my audio device.
> I had a /dev/chu_audio symlink at one point, but it didn't seem to
> help.

It needs to point to the _output_ device.

> I'm going to try changing the entries in ntp.audio0 directly to the
> devices in /dev/oss/ich0 for what it's worth.

Make sure that you are telling ntpd to listen to the output device.

I have:

ntp0# cat ntp.audio.0 
idev /dev/audio0.0
cdev /dev/mixer0
agc mic
monitor vol

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

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