2 ntpd (5.3-STABLE-SNAP001)

Thomas Krause -CI- freebsd-stable at chef-ingenieur.de
Thu Mar 3 21:07:22 GMT 2005

>> when starting ntpd at boot time, I've 2 ntpd's running:
>> [...]
>> Any idea why? I' running 5.3-STABLE-SNAP001.
> 1. You have some host names in ntp.conf which need to be resolved, and
> 2. At the time ntpd starts, the resolver isn't running.
> For some reason, ntpd makes one attempt to look up names in DNS and then
> goes into an infinite loop.

Hi Colin,
thank's for your hint. I'm running dnscache on this machine and
ntpd is started earlier. After replacing the hostnames with ip addresses
all is running fine.


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