[ntp:questions] Time reset

Maarten Wiltink maarten at kittensandcats.net
Wed Mar 5 09:03:35 UTC 2008

"Venu Gopal" <neo.venu at gmail.com> wrote in message
news:875dfa3d0803050019h225a4fa8lb6402bb25224d66d at mail.gmail.com...
> So its true that when CPU load is high, kernel might be loosing ticks.
> When I repeated the same in other clients the drift was in the order of
> few milliseconds. I suppose it has something to do with the amount
> of CPU load and disk I/O when crond performs its tasks.

More often disk I/O then CPU load. And then often because DMA is disabled.
Could you check that?

Maarten Wiltink

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