[ntp:questions] Finding out where ntpd gets its ntp.conf file
uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Fri Sep 5 17:05:59 UTC 2008
Joseph Gwinn wrote:
> We had been struggling with NTP running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
> (RHEL) on IBM-built Intel boxes, specifically with getting NTP to
> generate loopstats and peerstats files. Basically, nothing worked,
> despite many attempts.
imho the most general solution to this problem is using strace.
you can either run a command under strace:
strace -e trace=open,close -o mylogname.log -f ntpd
or attach to a running process.
strace -p $PID
additionally you can see all open files of a process
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