[CentOS] ntp server

Fri Apr 7 20:43:01 UTC 2006
Matt Hyclak <hyclak at math.ohiou.edu>

On Fri, Apr 07, 2006 at 04:26:33PM -0400, Jerry Geis enlightened us:
> I thought I'd play with making my system an ntp server.
> I did the "service ntpd start" it started OK.
> on my laptop I did "ntpdate IP" and it says no server for sync found.
> My firewall has open ntp:udp
> What did I miss?

The default configuration of ntpd does not allow for listening for clients.
You'll have to modify ntp.conf if that's what you want it to do.


Matt Hyclak
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