[ntp:questions] NTP ignoring maxpoll parameter

William Unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Mon Feb 10 18:18:53 UTC 2014

On 2014-02-10, michaelbinary <mdw.it at ads-securities.com> wrote:
> HI,
> I am syncing to a private stratum 1 ntp server setting minpoll 6 maxpoll 6, however after an appreciable amount of time ntpq is showing the poll interval as 1024. Can anybody explain this behavior ?. Its as if the parameter entry in the ntp.conf file has been ignored ?.

I presume that that minpoll/maxpoll is in the Client's config file?
Perhaps if you posted the config file it would help figure out what is
going on. Also if you told us what you are running (what version of ntpd
or if something else, what it is)

> Michael

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