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Old 08-27-2008, 06:27 AM   #1
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ntpdate - ntpd


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In my network there is NTP Server which works for other machines.
Im trying to set up ntp client on my Solaris 10 machine.


I have already found link HOW-TO: http://learning-solaris.com/unix-sol...an-ntp-client/

but it seems not working for me.



My /etc/inet/ntp.conf looks like this:
Code:
#multicastclient 224.0.1.1
ntpdate -b 1192.168.1.18
When I start:
Code:
# svcadm -v enable svc:/network/ntp
network/ntp enabled.
Then checking is NTPd is running it gives me back only this:
Code:
 
bash-3.00# pgrep -lf ntp
26341 /usr/lib/inet/xntpd
system data is not changing.
But if I stop /etc/inet/ntp.conf to disable state and execute:
Code:
ntpdate -m 1192.168.1.18
then system time will be changed.

The problem is that I want to have NTPd which should look after system time and sync. it to server time.

(Ofcoutse I can do workarount placing "ntpdate -m 1192.168.1.18" to a crontab... but it should be done by NTPd, shouldnt it ?)

Last edited by czezz; 08-27-2008 at 06:55 AM.
 
Old 08-27-2008, 08:06 AM   #2
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