ntpq -p returns error "localhost: timed out, nothing received"

(Doc ID 2030326.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 9 12/02 U2 to 11.2 [Release 9.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


ntpq -p returns error like below.
ntpq -p
localhost: timed out, nothing received
***Request timed out


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