[ntp:questions] NTP.log interpretation

Miroslav Lichvar mlichvar at redhat.com
Fri Apr 18 14:19:56 UTC 2014

On Fri, Apr 18, 2014 at 09:01:09AM -0500, GregL wrote:
> >   What you should do is to add more servers to the config.
> 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).

Well, that will prevent the client from detecting it's getting wrong
time. Is that what you want?

>From the log it seems that at least one server is completely wrong,
the offset between the two servers is around 3 seconds! I'd suggest to
fix that first.

Miroslav Lichvar

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