[ntp:questions] Offset is always increasing

Rob nomail at example.com
Wed May 22 18:18:00 UTC 2013

Riccardo Castellani <ric.castellani at alice.it> wrote:
> I tested 3 identical server with the same hardware, after one day offset is 
> the same value.
> I have to reset drift file ? Now is 855.

That is not good.  It typically is below 100 (absolute value).

I would try to stop ntpd, put 0 in the drift file, and start it again.

But it may not help.  Maybe your clock accuracy *is* terrible.

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