[ntp:questions] no drift-file on 2008 R2 vps and the time diff. is getting bigger and bigger?

David Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Sat Sep 13 14:34:01 UTC 2014


On 13/09/2014 10:51, gooly wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I just installed ntp (Meinberg, once on Win7, once on a vps 2008 R2).
> On my Win 7 I see in C:\Program Files (x86)\NTP\etc the drift file
> but on the vps there is no drift-file?
[]
> Gooly

If you had followed my setup guide you would not have installed in 
C:\Program Files\ where NTP may not have permission to write a drift file.

   http://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/setup.html

Perhaps the vps implements accounts and permissions differently?
-- 
Cheers,
David
Web: http://www.satsignal.eu



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