[ntp:questions] ntpd -qg sleeping processes

unruh unruh at wormhole.physics.ubc.ca
Fri Dec 31 17:38:37 UTC 2010


On 2010-12-31, David Woolley <david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid> wrote:
> RICCARDO wrote:
>
>> man of ntpd suggests to run ntpd -qg in client
>
> There isn't an official man page for ntpd (the documentation is HTML), 
> but it would only recommend that as a second best to running ntpd 
> normally, or as something to be done, on boot, before running ntpd normally.
>
> It is suggesting using that as a replacement for ntpdate, but it is 
> assuming that normal users would not use ntpdate in a cron job.

man ntpd
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Primary  source of documentation are the HTML docs in the ntp-doc package.  
       This file was automatically generated from HTML source.




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