[ntp:questions] "Oneshot" time sync without risk of jumping time?

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Sun Apr 27 16:52:19 UTC 2014


On 27/04/14 15:54, mike cook wrote:

>
> So it looks like -g allows the step even with the tinker variable when the difference is really big.

Yes.  That's its purpose.  It disables the first panic.
>
Also -x sets a large but finite value for when ntpd will step.  (That 
value also disables the kernel discipline.)



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