[ntp:questions] Finding out where ntpd gets its ntp.conf file

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.co.uk.invalid
Thu Sep 4 20:46:51 UTC 2008


Steve Kostecke wrote:

> The NTP Reference Implemenatation Distribution Documentation is
> distributed as HTML and may be found in the ./html directory in
> the Distribution. It is also available on-line. Some OS vendors
> / distributors / aggregators may package this HTML documentation
> separately from the NTP binaries.

Unlike the man pages in the better source trees, even the included HTML 
files are not fixed up based on build time configuration parameters, so 
are no use in answering this question.  Those in the source distribution 
or available online are certainly of no use in finding the customised 
configuration file name.




More information about the questions mailing list