[ntp:questions] Re: 4.2.0 at 1.1161-r | Server dropped: strata too high | How to change this

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Thu Feb 5 22:05:07 UTC 2004

google at nicolinux.de (Stefan Nicolin) wrote in message news:<c5f87ac9.0402050243.d73496a at posting.google.com>...
> > > reference time:    00000000.00000000  Thu, Feb  7 2036  7:28:16.000
> > 
> > I'd be concerned where this date came from! That's 32 years into the future.
> > It's too far off to be valid. Check out that server at
> Erm, that's my ntpd server in charge... It's the one not syncronising
> - the whole thing I asked about.
> [...]
> > If the date's too far off it won't reset itself without forcing it. Try using
> > the -g flag.

You need to fix the time on that system first before you can use it for time
synchronization as a server (or a peer for that matter).


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