ntpmon crashes on timeout

Hal Murray hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Wed Dec 14 17:41:47 UTC 2016

esr at thyrsus.com said:
> I've never seen it before, but that's pretty much what would be expected if
> openhost() fails.  Not much that can be done about it either, except by not
> using a crappy betwork. 

No, it runs long enough to give me a screen so openhost() seems to be working.

> Transaction failures after the initial open are a different matter.  -D 4
> should be quite revealing. 

How do I setup -D 4?

[murray at hgm play]$ ntpmon -D 4 ntp-wifi
ntpq: standard-mode lookup of -D failed, Name or service not known
ntpq: ndp lookup failed, Servname not supported for ai_socktype
***No host open

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