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 From:  "Scott Ullrich" <sullrich at gmail dot com>
 To:  "Peter Allgeyer" <allgeyer at web dot de>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] ntp client reverse lookup
 Date:  Mon, 6 Nov 2006 10:54:56 -0500
On 11/6/06, Peter Allgeyer <allgeyer at web dot de> wrote:
> Hi,
> giving an IP address for msntp, the NTP-client is steadily asking the
> DNS server for the reverse record of it. I don't think that this should
> happen. Is there any way to stop this?

This is a bug in msntp.  You will also find that if you try to use a
subdomain such as us.a.pool.ntp.org (just an example, not a real dns
address) the lookups will also fail.

For both of these reasons and the added fact that msntp does not
appear to have a maintainer pfSense switched to OpenNTPD.