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FS#10766 - ntpd & openntpd cannot be installed when dhcp created ntpd.conf

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Roman Kyrylych (Romashka) - Friday, 27 June 2008, 09:13 GMT
Last edited by Roman Kyrylych (Romashka) - Saturday, 27 December 2008, 14:22 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Aaron Griffin (phrakture)
Ronald van Haren (pressh)
Roman Kyrylych (Romashka)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version 2007.08-2
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


dhcpcd creates /etc/ntpd.conf when dhcp server was configured to provide this info
thus trying to install ntpd or openntpd fails because of file conflict.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Roman Kyrylych (Romashka)
Saturday, 27 December 2008, 14:22 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Comment by James Rayner (iphitus) - Saturday, 06 December 2008, 05:27 GMT
This is expected behaviour of dhcpcd. I can't say that this is really a bug. You can configure /etc/dhcpcd.conf to NOT create an ntp config if this is an issue.