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Matthew Seaman matthew at
Tue Feb 7 00:04:51 UTC 2017

On 06/02/2017 21:42, James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions wrote:
> Somehow system 1 is starting ntpd without passing the pidfile
> argument.  However, I have diffed the /etc/rc.d/ntpd files from both
> systems against each other and there are no differences.  So, how can
> this be?

grep ntp /etc/rc.conf /etc/rc.conf.d/* /etc/defaults/rc.conf

Look for the setting of a variable 'ntpd_flags' specifically.



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