[ntp:questions] NTP.log interpretation

GregL greg.leibfried at gmail.com
Fri Apr 18 14:01:09 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.
That is certainly the way it feels! ;-)

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

What about the idea of going to only one entry, but that entry is served by
a DNS load balancer to choose one of two internal time servers to check.
 Each of those, is configured to point at a pool of time servers (4 each).

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