[ntp:questions] Could some one help in pointing out the error here

catherine.wei1989 at gmail.com catherine.wei1989 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 2 09:37:17 UTC 2015

On Monday, March 2, 2015 at 5:27:12 PM UTC+8, Rob wrote:
> Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> wrote:
> > catherine.wei1989 at gmail.com writes:
> >> When I start the ntpd process and disabled ntpd authentication using command:
> >> ntpd -a -g -n -c /etc/ntp.conf -l /tmp/ntp.log
> >> 
> >> and then execute the command (eg):
> >> ntpq -c ":config server minpoll 3 maxpoll 4 burst"
> >> 
> >> it still asks for keyid and md5 password.
> Do you have a need to use that command?
> I have never used that.  You can put the server in /etc/ntp.conf and
> use it.

Hi Rob,
I need to use the following commands in my system:
:config server ....
:config restrict ...
:config unconfig ...
Actually, the users of our system may use these through our platform, so we wrap these commands in the code.
Thank you.
Best Regards.

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