[ntp:questions] ntpd not talking to servers? (was Re: SIGINFO for Portable OpenNTP on Linux)

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Fri Sep 4 16:52:10 UTC 2009

On 2009-09-04, RedGrittyBrick <RedGrittyBrick at spamweary.invalid> wrote:

> # ntpdate
>   4 Sep 16:35:22 ntpdate[3523]: no servers can be used, exiting

That won't work.

You have to pass the server name(s) on the command line.

e.g. 'ntpdate pool.ntp.org'

Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/

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