Install ntpdate on a Sarix platform device

Issue

ntpdate is missing on updated Sarix software image, but sometimes needed for troubleshooting ntp issues.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

Sarix version 1.8+

Cause

ntpdate was removed from the software image.

Resolution

1. Download Sarix platform ntpdate files by clicking here.
2. Extract the downloaded zip file and place all files in an accessible location.
3. 
Log into Endura Utilities using your admin login [Default username: admin, password: admin]
4. Locate and Right click the device.
5. 
Select SCP, then select Copy Files to
6. Browse to and select the required file and click the Open button.
7. 
Enter the appropriate destination directory in the Remote Path textbox and click the OK button.
        
Required files and associated directories:
                
/usr/sbin/ntpdate
                /usr/lib/libavahi-client.so.3
                /usr/lib/libavahi-common.so.3
                /usr/lib/libdns_sd.so.1
8. 
Right click the device in Endura Utilities and select SSH into [Default username: root, password: pel2899100]
9. 
Use the chmod 755 command for the ntpdate file.
      Example:
      chmod 755 /usr/sbin/ntpdate

10. For information on how to use ntpdate see http://linux.die.net/man/8/ntpdate