[ntp:questions] Finding out where ntpd gets its ntp.conf file
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Thu Sep 4 17:35:03 UTC 2008
Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote:
> My memory grows DIMM but ISTR there is a program in at least some Unix
> or Unix-like operating systems that will tell you which program(s) have
> which files open.
> Give me a few weeks or months to think about it and the answer will
> bubble up from the sludge at the bottom of my mind!
ls -l /proc/`pidof ntpd`/fd
But it does not work in this case, because the ntp.conf file is closed
after being read. So it does not show in the list of open files of the
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