[ntp:questions] Failure modes on Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.org
Tue Aug 13 16:51:41 UTC 2013


On 8/13/2013 9:10 AM, David Taylor wrote:
> On 13/08/2013 13:44, Martin Burnicki wrote:
> []
>> Take care if you have also installed some stuff from David Taylor. This
>> is perfectly fine but AFAIK David uses VS2010, so there may be
>> dependencies on the VS2010 runtime from David's binaries, and
>> dependencies on the VS2008 runtime from Meinberg's binaries.
>>
>> Martin
> ===================================
> 
> Martin, you raise a good point.  Yes, mune are compiled with VS2010, and
> I've never had to install extra runtime DLLs to get NTP working, but may
> of my PCs run other software as well which /may/ have installed them.  I
> seem to recall that on several out-of-the-box Windows-8 installs, your
> recent 4.2.6p5 "London" version installed without the need for any extra
> DLLs, and my locally-compiled 4.2.7p development versions could be
> written over the top of your install without issues (SSL dependency
> excepted).  Lots of others have used your install without issues, and
> many have used my updates as well.
> 

If you are building your own binaries then the runtime dll's are already
installed on your system and you don't need to do anything special.

Danny



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