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How to run the NTP (Network Time Protocol) Service in a Non-Global Zone (Doc ID 1356400.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2022

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 11/06 U3 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A Solaris 10 instance running NTPv3 xntpd in a non-global zone fails to use the NTP service for time synchronization. An attempt to start the NTP service will fail with the following error message in the syslog:



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