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

Rob nomail at example.com
Mon Mar 2 09:47:43 UTC 2015

catherine.wei1989 at gmail.com <catherine.wei1989 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.

Ok.  Well, I have never seen a use for dynamic configuration so I cannot
help you.

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