[ntp:questions] Re: NTP to sync clocks on an Isolated Local Network (UTC not relevant)

Nero Imhard nim at pipe.nl
Fri Sep 1 12:20:14 UTC 2006

> Assuming all the linux boxes are identical, I just pick one box's Local
> clock to be the master clock.

The superior strategy would be to configure the local clocks on all 
machines and let ntp figure it all out by itself. That's what it was 
made for.

This will give you so much better stability and it also eliminates the 
dependency on a single machine.


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