[blfs-support] ntp-4.2.6p5

Fernando famobr at yahoo.com.br
Thu May 16 18:46:08 PDT 2013

Em 16-05-2013 22:39, Ken Moffat escreveu:
> On Thu, May 16, 2013 at 08:13:28PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> My post was from (very dated) memory.  I have not kept up on the 
>> details.  I now see from the man page that -u is only available with 
>> --enable-linuxcaps
>>    -- Bruce
>  Yes, that fits - I've now booted my latest build, and reverted my
> changes to the ntp bootscript.  With LFS-svn-20130429 plus anything
> I changed [ looks like linux-3.9 for the headers, and zlib-1.2.8,
> plus using eudev (no offence intended - if you want to keep editing
> the Makefile for udev-from-systemd I'm not bothered, but I'd rather
> not spend time on something where other people are trying to make a
> working fork) ], plus blfs-bootscripts-20130324, with the following
> in passwd and group:
> ntp:x:87:87:Network Time Protocol:/var/lib/ntp:/bin/false
>  and
> ntp:x:87:
>  I get -
> /usr/bin/ntpd: The ``user'' option has been disabled -- built
> without --enable-checkctl or --enable-linuxcaps
>  followed by a version report and some other text.
>  Since I haven't seen Fernando's original post, I don't know if this
> is the same as he reported.  I also haven't compared it to my
> 20130423 build where I *thought* that adding the user and group had
> quietened it.

Exactly the same.

>  At the moment I haven't looked at what --enable-linuxcaps requires.
>  For me, it's Zebedee time ("Time for bed!" -
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Magic_Roundabout) after finally
> writing off my LFS-6.6 system (it can't build firefox-21.0) and I'm
> disappointed to write off that attempt at long term support - it
> gives me more respect for distros - even Ubuntu! - who try such
> things.  I'll respond to any replies later, if I need to.
> ĸen


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