[ntp:questions] Re: Ntpdate - socket in use

Harlan Stenn stenn at maccarony.ntp.org
Wed Jan 14 07:52:20 UTC 2004

It means the clock is being Adjusted "all at once" (in a single step), as
opposed to the normal tiny adjustment (slewing the time).

It usually happens at startup or if the machine keeps time poorly.

In article <4004dfb7.5576168 at news.centennialpr.net>,
Isaac Grover <ephesys at myexcel.com> wrote:
>What does ".STEP." mean?

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