Now it is ntpd that can't find anything
jekillen at prodigy.net
Wed Oct 31 19:55:06 PDT 2007
On Oct 30, 2007, at 10:49 PM, Olivier Nicole wrote:
>> I set up ntpd on FreeBSD 6.2 and am getting complaints from ntpd that
>> there is no route to such and such address. It gives what appears to
>> an interface card address.
> As a general rule, please copy/paste the error message.
>> rest respond without hesitation, both to dig and ping.
> The time server is not reponding to dig per se. Dig is a command to
> resolve a name into an IP, so that is your DNS server that is
> responding to dig.
Yes, I know, my message said it was complaining about what appear to
be arp addresses ( I think they are also referred to as MAC addresses)
I will try to reproduce an error message if I can get one to come up
Last night I edited ntp.conf to comment out a time server that was not
responding to pings but did turn up a dig response. The ntpd did give
me these messages, so just to get it out of my hair for a while I killed
it. Some time later I restarted it with the command line presented in
the FBSD handbook telling how to start the server. It did not give me
Another poster requested I send the output from "ntpq -p".
remote refid st t when poll reach delay offset
2610:1f8:d8:2:2 .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
2001:4830:1210: .INIT. 16 u - 64 0 0.000 0.000
hydrogen.cert.u 188.8.131.52 2 u 10 64 3 13.909 -261.61
pubts2-sj.witim 184.108.40.206 2 u 8 64 3 20.023 -256.60
Here are the console messages:
ntpd (706) send to(2610:1f8:d8:2:216:cbff:fea3:4b2e:) no route to host
" " " (2001:4830:1210:0;280:10ff:fe00:48b9) "
#are these ipv6 addresses? Or are they expecting authentication and
Thanks for the responses:
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