[ntp:questions] ntpd service doesn't connect to remote servers on Windows XP
David J Taylor
david-taylor at blueyonder.neither-this-bit.nor-this.co.uk
Thu Apr 2 06:41:39 UTC 2009
Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
> Have you tried "ntpd -g"? That should take care of your offset and
> give ntpd a chance to maintain the correct time. Let it run for a
> day or two and try "ntpq -p". On a "cold" start, ntpd will need at
> least 24 hours to beat your clock into submission.
I think the -g option is set be default with the Meinberg install. I
appreciate that ntpd may take some time to reach ultimate accuracy, but
ntpq -p usually shows connectivity within minutes.
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