[ntp:security] [Bug 2960] upgrade to 4.2.8p4 causes FAIL at name resolution; error: ntpd[9881]: giving up resolving host clock.isc.org: Servname not supported for ai_socktype (-8)

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Wed May 11 08:21:06 UTC 2016


--- Comment #40 from Reinhard Max <max at suse.com> 2016-05-11 08:21:06 UTC ---
4.2.8p7 fixes the problem, but the fact that there are now two entries named
"ntpd" in the process table makes some people think ntpd accidentally got
started twice.

To avoid this confusion I'll submit a followup patch that renames the DNS
resolver process according to its purpose.

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