[ntp:questions] restrict: ignoring line %u, address/host '%s' unusable.

David Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Thu Sep 13 05:35:49 UTC 2018


On 12/09/2018 08:06, Jakob Bohm wrote:
> NTP 4.2.8p10+dfsg-3+deb9u2 (Debian packaged with backported security
> fixes), on a dual stack (IPv4+IPv6) machine logs the following error
> messages for each netmask specific restrict line, and does seem to
> ignore the lines or otherwise enforce incorrect limits:
> 
> ntpd[nnnn]: restrict: ignoring line %u, address/host '%s' unusable.
> 
> Looking at github, this seems to happen when a line doesn't match the
> address family (IPv4 or IPv6) of a loop iteration in the config code.
> 
> Is this a general NTP bug or did the Debian maintainer get a patch
> wrong.
> 
> Enjoy
> 
> Jakob

Isn't NTP 4.2.8p12 the current version?
4.2.8p10 was March last year, sigh!

Hope you find the issue.
-- 
Cheers,
David
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