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Re: bin/53813: ntpdate should print usage if not provided a server on commandline

On Wed, Dec 26, 2018 at 06:30:00AM +0000, wrote:
> If you start ntpdate without any arguments you get this helpful text:
> ntpdate[23355]: no servers can be used, exiting
> If provided with the "usage" text it would be easier for the user to discover their mistake.

You don't have to provide a server on command line, it can use the servers
from ntp.conf. The above message can be because of e.g. transient network

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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