[ntp:questions] NTP.log interpretation

mike cook michael.cook at sfr.fr
Fri Apr 18 13:26:22 UTC 2014

A classic example of the adage " A man with two clocks doesn't know what the time is" . So neither can NTP.
It will hop between the two until the two agree. This is a bad configuration.

Le 18 avr. 2014 à 05:53, GregL a écrit :

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> Right now, my plan is to add the "-x" option to the xntpd startup;
> hopefully that would avoid setting the clock backwards.   Additionally,
> actions are taken to make sure the two time servers never get that far out
> of sync without throwing out some alerts.

  What you should do is to add more servers to the config.

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