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Recommended update for xntp

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(Last modified: 10AUG2007)


solutions Recommended update for xntp SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (654dc41900b7759b485482b818ff7219)

Applies to

Package: xntp
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11645
Release: 20070810
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone experiencing startup failures with xntp should install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Description

Running rcxntpd start fails with the syslog message crypto_setup: random seed file //.rnd not found if the NTP daemon is configured to use autokey. Solution Please install the updates provided at the location noted below. Installation notes This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command: rpm -Fvh xntp.rpm

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