[ntp:questions] systems won't synchronize no matter what

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Wed Oct 27 18:46:29 UTC 2010

On 2010-10-27, Hal Murray wrote:

>>> restrict default ignore
>>Your default restriction line is telling ntpd to ignore all NTP
>>packets. This includes your remote time servers. The only NTP packets
>>which are being allowed in/out are for and
>>This is why these three systems won't sync.
> How hard would it be to add some code to check to see if the IP
> Address from a server line will get rejected by the restrict
> statements and log a warning message?

There is already a (better) solution in ntp-dev. Please see

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

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