[ntp:questions] problem with pool directive?
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Mon Nov 10 13:06:43 UTC 2014
Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> wrote:
> Rob writes:
>> I compiled ntp-dev 4.2.7p448 on the CubieBoard2 (ARM processor) and added
>> a "pool pool.ntp.org" line to the config. It does not work. Output
>> of ntpq -pn is:
>> pool.ntp.org .POOL. 16 p - 64 0 0.000 0.000 0.00
>> When I change "pool" to "server" it works OK, but of course it is hardwired
>> to a single server selected at boottime.
>> Is there any known problem with this?
> Not that I'm aware of. I do similar things at a few sites and it works
> for me.
> Do you have "restrict" lines in your ntp.conf file?
Yes I have the now default "restrict" lines, to remedy the DDOS problem.
There are no specific restrict lines for my other servers.
Do I need a specific one for the pool directive?
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