[ntp:questions] Can a clock drift be too big for ntpd?

Dennis Hilberg, Jr. timekeeper at dennishilberg.com.invalid
Sat Oct 20 01:50:53 UTC 2007

Patrick Nolan wrote:
> More ignorance on my part.  Where would I look for this?  I searched 
> the kernel source code and didn't find it.

I did a little searching for you.  If you're using 2.6 kernel, you're 
looking for HZ in /usr/src/linux/include/asm_i386/param.h .  In the current 
version of the kernel, it's set to 100.  I just checked it.

I think you can also set it in the makemenuconfig.

Dennis Hilberg, Jr.      timekeeper(at)dennishilberg(dot)com
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