[ntp:questions] Problem with xntp after reinstall on openSUSE 10.3

Marc Muehlfeld marc.muehlfeld at web.de
Mon Oct 15 18:38:44 UTC 2007

Richard B. Gilbert schrieb:
> My first guess would be that your local clock is off by more than 500 
> Parts Per Million (PPM).  500 PPM is the maximum frequency correction 
> that ntpd can make.

The PPM of current system accoring /var/log/messages: 5.706
The old logfile showed: 161.758

> If you have a drift file, check the value stored in it.  Most machines 
> will have an absolute value less than 50. 

The drift file of the new system consists: 6.194

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