[ntp:questions] ntpd locks-up on FreeBSD 8.3

unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Thu Feb 28 04:29:02 UTC 2013

On 2013-02-28, Edward T. Mischanko <etm1962 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> When ntpd loads via rc.d at system start-up it just locks-up.
> It doesn't finish loading what is in the rc.conf or give me a login prompt.
> I have to control c out of it to regain control of the computer, but that
> terminates ntpd.  Any help would be appreciated.
> Regards,
> Ed

What happens if you try to run it after you have regained control of the
computer? Any messages in dmesg or other logs?
And what happens if you try to compile a more recent version of ntpd and
run that?

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