NTP daemon running twice since latest update to ntp-4.2.8p6-8.2.
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 1 (SLES 12 SP1)
The new child process takes care of asynchronous name resolution on behalf of the parent. This was previously done by a thread, but that broke name resolution when running in a chrooted environment.
So when running NTP daemon, the following output will now be observed executing "ps aux | grep ntp" :
ntp 3661 0.0 0.2 36940 2464 ? Ss 09:38 0:00 /usr/sbin/ntpd -p /var/run/ntp/ntpd.pid -g -u ntp:ntp -i /var/lib/ntp -c /etc/ntp.conf
root 3669 0.0 0.1 34860 1404 ? S 09:38 0:00 /usr/sbin/ntpd -p /var/run/ntp/ntpd.pid -g -u ntp:ntp -i /var/lib/ntp -c /etc/ntp.conf
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- Creation Date: 20-May-2016
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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