[ntp:questions] Re: Difference between Ntpdate and NTPDaemon

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.isc.org
Mon May 15 17:49:30 UTC 2006

ntpdate sets the clock and exits.  ntpdate is being deprecated in favor of
sntp, which also sets the clock and exits.

ntpd runs all the time and does its best to keep the clock accurate all the
time, by making small adjustments.


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