[ntp:questions] ntpd exits without word in log

unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Tue Nov 22 21:39:00 UTC 2011


On 2011-11-22, mass85 at tlen.pl <mass85 at tlen.pl> wrote:
> My ntpd running on embedded Linux sometimes exits and does not log any
> reason for it. It's hard to say when it exactly happens, usually some
> time (a few minutes or more) after synchronisation. I have ntpd in
> version 4.2.4p2, uClibc 0.9.29.
>
> Is there any reason for this behaviour? Is it a crash?
>
> Here is config:
>
> /etc/ntp.conf :
> enable stats
> statsdir /var/log
> statistics clockstats loopstats

Add peerstats so you can see each time a packet is exchanged with the
servers. 

Try running ntpd with multiple -d arguments to increase the debugging
level and -l /tmp/ntplog





>
> driftfile /etc/ntp.drift
>
> server 0.uk.pool.ntp.org
> server 1.uk.pool.ntp.org
> server 2.uk.pool.ntp.org
> server 3.uk.pool.ntp.org
>
> includefile /etc/ntp-addr.conf
>====
> /etc/ntp-addr.conf :
> server
>
>
> Regards
> Marcin Adamski



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