from src/etc/rc.d/ntpd: required_files="/etc/ntp.conf"

Rob spamrefuse at
Sat Sep 25 18:52:48 PDT 2004

Scot Hetzel wrote:
> If you look at the man page for ntpd, the default configuration file
> is /etc/ntpd.conf, so you shouldn't need to specify '-c <ntpd conf
> file>' to the ntpd_flags variable.  Also, you don't need the '-p <ntpd
> pid file>' in the ntpd_flags as it is the default.

On my 5.3-BETA5 system, I have an empty /etc/ntp/ directory.
Where does that come from? Seems to be not used at all by
any of the ntp(d) programs, or is it? Should it be removed?


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