[ntp:questions] Re: Server is two hours ahead thus ntpd will not run. How should i fix that?

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Mon Dec 5 15:48:05 UTC 2005

Jacob Friis Saxberg wrote:

>One of my servers is 2 hours ahead, thus ntpd will not run.
>What's the right way to fix this?
Start ntpd with the -g option.   This allows ntpd to set the clock (once 
only)  no matter how far off it is.   If the version of ntpd you are 
running does not support -g, then you will have to set the clock by 
hand; any time within 1024 seconds of the correct time will do.

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