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Where does ntpdate get its settings from and what is the “no servers can be used” error about?

When I run ntpdate on its own, I get the following output: 8 Jun 15:47:46 ntpdate[31251]: no servers can be used, exiting If I run it with the -q ntp.ubuntu.com switch, it seems to query just ...
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How can I connect to a specific NTP server?

I have an NTP server I want to connect to. I know its IP address. How can I connect to it through the command line?