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Re: [opensuse] 10.2 system clock too fast and NTP
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2006 13:06:58 -0900
  • Message-id: <200612161306.59450.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 16 December 2006 05:10, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> But within limits. After setting the clock once, the clock is running so
> fast that ntpd can't cope. It will try to slew the clock back, but it does
> so slowly.

That too is configurable. You can tell it not to try these slow
movements, but do it in one big step.

While not ideal, this is no worse for the system than
running ntpdate out of cron.

John Andersen
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