How to get debug messages with ntpd
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Instead edit /etc/ntp.conf and comment out one of these two options:
# logconfig =syncstatus + sysevents
# logconfig =all
The first will log more messages regarding syncstatus and system events. The second option would log all kinds of informational and debugging messages to /var/log/ntp.
Be aware that this could fill up the log file very quick. Check regularly how much is logged if you let it run with these options for a longer time.
Don't forget to comment the changed line again if it is not needed anymore later.
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- Document ID:7009361
- Creation Date: 15-Sep-2011
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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