[ntp:questions] Polling time backoff

Dave Hart davehart at gmail.com
Sun Nov 29 07:59:02 UTC 2009


On Nov 28, 11:52 pm, shane-dated-2... at csy.ca wrote:
> Just wondering if there is anything in particular which would keep ntpd
> polling its servers every 64s
>
> server 127.127.20.0 minpoll 4 prefer
> fudge 127.127.20.0 flag3 1 flag2 0

The refclock is holding the poll interval down.  You have to use
minpoll on the remote server lines to force them to a longer poll
interval in the presence of a reflock with a smaller poll interval.

Cheers,
Dave Hart




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