Is there some good reason for ntpdig to be doing asynchronous DNS?
Eric S. Raymond
esr at thyrsus.com
Wed Nov 9 19:03:43 UTC 2016
Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net>:
> Another possibility is that there is an option to bail after N seconds. If
> you are using it to set the time during booting, you might not want to wait
> for DNS to timeout. DNS timeouts on this system are ballpark of 30 seconds.
There's a timeout option, but it seems to apply to the wait for SNTP reply,
not the wait for DNS.
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