[ntp:questions] ntpdc and collectd queries timeout

Terje Mathisen terje.mathisen at tmsw.no
Fri Jan 24 18:51:44 UTC 2014

Miroslav Lichvar wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 12:28:27PM +0100, Terje Mathisen wrote:
>> michalpurzynski1 at gmail.com wrote:
>>> The ntpdc queries timeout every time on the NTP version
>>> ntp-dev-4.2.7p411 (compiled myself). Looks like the type 7 packets
>>> are blocked from localhost but I don't know why.
>> Type 7 (which is used by ntpdc) isn't blocked on ntp-dev, it has
>> been _removed_!
> Wasn't it only disabled by default? It still seems to be in 4.2.7p411
> in the ntp_request.c file, but "enable mode7" is now required to
> process the ntpdc queries.
Mea Culpa!

Thanks for the correction, I didn't realize that, even though the end 
result is effectively the same. :-)


- <Terje.Mathisen at tmsw.no>
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