[ntp:questions] NTP server not reducing polling interval on upstream hosts

Rob nomail at example.com
Fri Oct 17 07:10:51 UTC 2014


Phil W Lee <phil at lee-family.me.uk> wrote:
> Rob <nomail at example.com> considered 16 Oct 2014 21:07:11 GMT the
> perfect time to write:
>
>>Phil W Lee <phil at lee-family.me.uk> wrote:
>>> The problem I am having is that it is stuck on polling the upstream
>>> stratum 1 servers it uses as a sanity check every 64 seconds. (it's
>>> main source is a Garmin GPS 18x with PPS, based on the excellent
>>> guides by David Taylor and Ryan Doyle).
>>
>>It is a wellknown bug...
>
> Damn.
> Can I upgrade by just swapping a newer binary in?

AFAIK the bug has not been fixed.
I heard about some patches a while ago but they have not been integrated
in any official version I think.



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