[ntp:questions] Re: Influence or reset client's poll intervall?

Ronan Flood ronan at noc.ulcc.ac.uk
Wed Jan 19 14:10:57 UTC 2005

Daniel Kabs <daniel.kabs at gmx.de> wrote:

> *cough* I manually changed the time on my system while ntp was running. The
> poll intervall at that time was 1024 s. So I thought, reducing it during
> runtime would "speed up" the NTP recalibration. In the end, NTP managed the
> situation without my intervention. It just took ntp a bit longer.

In that situation, something like "ntpdate -b -u <server>", using whatever
server ntpd was synched to at that point, might have worked.

                      Ronan Flood <R.Flood at noc.ulcc.ac.uk>
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