[ntp:questions] Trouble with XP IPv6 ntp client (still unable to connect to link local ntp server)
kostecke at ntp.org
Sat Aug 7 16:22:02 UTC 2010
On 2010-08-07, Cindy Huyser <chuyser at io.com> wrote:
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>> My configuration file is very simple:
>> driftfile "C:\Windows\Temp\ntp.drift"
>> broadcastdelay 0.008
This has nothing to do with your IPv6 issue ... but:
The broadcastdelay line is only necessary for configurations where a
broadcast client is not able to calculate the delay during the temporary
unicast phase of a broadcast association (e.g. over one way links).
In your case this ntpd is not even configured as a broadcastclient, so
that line has no effect.
>> logfile "C:\Windows\Temp\ntp.log"
>> server -6 fe80::290:fbff:fe80:6aff%4 minpoll 4 maxpoll 5 iburst prefer
Why the "%4" at the end of the address? Can you retry your configuration
> After all this, with all due respect I wonder how much testing of this
> functionality has gone on with Windows XP?
Such testing would require developer access to a Windows XP machine.
Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
NTP Public Services Project - http://support.ntp.org/
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