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Old 04-01-2009, 02:10 PM   #1
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Question ntpq


I am using redhat linux. I wanted to the list of peers using ntpq -p which gives me the response "Temporary failure in name resolution". Any suggestions?
 
Old 04-01-2009, 03:20 PM   #2
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That means that the names of the server(s) you have in
ntp.conf can't be resolved to IP addresses. Check the
spelling or your resolv.conf or your network connectivity
to your DNS server or ...



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Old 04-02-2009, 05:52 AM   #3
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thanks

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That means that the names of the server(s) you have in
ntp.conf can't be resolved to IP addresses. Check the
spelling or your resolv.conf or your network connectivity
to your DNS server or ...



Cheers,
Tink
thanks for your suggestion, but i have already checked ntp.conf and resolv.conf and both seems to be fine.
 
Old 04-02-2009, 06:00 AM   #4
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wild guess

have u made their entries in /etc/hosts

Check if their names are mentioned properly.
 
Old 04-02-2009, 10:10 AM   #5
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Well what servers are you using?
 
  


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