Where do I find ntpd configure options?

Christian Weisgerber naddy at mips.inka.de
Sat Feb 3 15:55:06 UTC 2018

On 2018-01-31, Polytropon <freebsd at edvax.de> wrote:

> On Tue, 30 Jan 2018 17:35:59 -0800, Dennis Glatting wrote:
>> I am looking for the NTPD configuration (./configure) options used to
>> compile NTPD in /usr/src. Where can I find them?
> The directory to interact with its Makefile is /usr/src/usr.sbin/ntp/ntpd
> from where you can "make install"; an individual ./configure step is not
> needed here. The code of ntpd is in /usr/src/contrib/ntp/ntpd.

The configure script generates a config.h file.  In the FreeBSD
build of the ntpd suite, configure isn't run, instead a pre-generated
config.h file is supplied: /usr/src/usr.sbin/ntp/config.h
Additional options are set in /usr/src/usr.sbin/ntp/Makefile.inc
as -DXXX compiler flags.

Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy at mips.inka.de

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