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Date:      Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:36:25 -0800
From:      Chuck Swiger <>
To:        =?utf-8?Q?Radek_Krej=C4=8Da?= <>
Cc:        "" <>
Subject:   Re: ntpd crashes during start - a lot of interfaces
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On Feb 5, 2012, at 10:39 PM, Radek Krej=E8a wrote:
> I have problem with using ntpd on 8.2 amd64 (not tested elsewhere). If =
I have a lot of interfaces (vlans) ntpd crashes with segmentation fault =
(core dump). I have tested on my test machine and it really depends on =
number of interfaces. It try to bind on every of it.
> I want to reduce it with using some options (like -I em0) but it seems =
that ntpd ignore it. If I use truss the system calls look same.
> Is there any way to bind directly on specified interface?

-I is supposed to do that, but if it doesn't work right, consider =
gaining a bit more debugging info (a backtrace from running under gdb or =
against the corefile) and filing a PR.  You could also discuss this with =
"upstream", meaning the NTP mailing list at =


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