Problem with NTPD
va6bmj at gmail.com
Tue Mar 26 13:32:45 UTC 2019
On 3/26/19, Carmel NY <carmel_ny at outlook.com> wrote:
> I awoke this morning to find that neither NTPD or portsnap were working
> correctly. Error message from NTPD:
> Mar 26 07:43:34 scorpio ntpd: error resolving pool
> hostname nor servname provided, or not known (8)
> And this one from portsnap:
> Looking up portsnap.FreeBSD.org mirrors... none found.
> Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap.FreeBSD.org... failed.
> No mirrors remaining, giving up
> I am trying to figure out if this is a localized problem.
I often have that happen with one of my laptops. Usually, I reboot
the machine and it manages to connect with the ISP.
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