on GCP VM I'm trygin to define custom ntp servers but seems like ntp service is not reading /etc/ntp.conf file. I added 4 servers from ntppool.org ntpq -pn constantly return the same result (metadata.google)

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Do you have any idea?

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problem solved the default ntp client was chrony and /etc/chrony/chrony.conf is the file I should edit

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