[ntp:questions] Re: Windows - Seven Days Later

Jerry Baker jerry at novalid.invalid
Wed Oct 13 13:03:28 UTC 2004

David Woolley wrote:
> You seem to be have been taking a very hostile attitude to ntpd all along,
> but you have been continually changing the goalposts and dribbling in
> critical pieces of information.  What, for example, happened to your
> original 2.6s step problem?

The problem was that killing NTP seems to leave the clock running with 
whatever correction was being applied at the time it was stopped. Not 
knowing how to return the clock to its "normal" tick interval, I just 
reboot whenever I stop NTP and I don't have the problem any more.

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