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

Martin Burnicki martin.burnicki at meinberg.de
Fri Oct 29 07:31:52 UTC 2010

Dave Hart wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 17:07 UTC, Hal Murray wrote:
>> 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?
> That's not a bad idea, and I encourage you to pursue it.  The original
> poster is using ntpd 4.2.2, so it will be a while before that sort of
> change now would help those like the OP.
> 4.2.7 adds "restrict source" which allows you to set a different
> restriction for all servers/peers listed.  So this will work:
> server
> restrict default ignore
> restrict localhost
> restrict source notrap

Why do you explicitely have to enable this?

Shouldn't it be the default behaviour to allow contacting servers which have
explicitely been configured?

Martin Burnicki

Meinberg Funkuhren
Bad Pyrmont

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