Re: ntp hangs...
At 02:54 PM 7/11/2000 -0500, Uwe Muench wrote:
> >[ntp hangs...]
> > > Hangs for ever or 2 minutes? If the latter, replace the hostnames in
> > > ntp.conf with the IP numbers, it is the DNS lookup that is "hanging".
> >Hangs for ever...
> How do you know it is ntp that hangs? Does removing ntp from the startup
> help? Moving it to S99 help?
Yes, removing 'ntp' from the startup helped (of course, ntp isn't
running any more...). Everything else is working fine...
The same happens when I just want to upgrade: During the configuration
of the ntp package it hangs. Yes, it still hangs after an hour... I
can interrupt it with Ctrl-C, and then everything else gets configured
just fine (besides xntp3, since it depends on ntp), and I get the
message that for the two packages (ntp and xntp3) there were errors
encountered while processing...
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