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

mayer at gis.net mayer at gis.net
Wed Jan 19 23:24:18 UTC 2005

Daniel Kabs wrote:
> Richard B. Gilbert wrote:
> > NTP adjusts the current poll interval to fit the current situation.
> > What problem are you trying to solve?
> *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
> runtime would "speed up" the NTP recalibration. In the end, NTP
managed the
> situation without my intervention. It just took ntp a bit longer.

Use iburst on the server line and -g on the startup line and it will
quickly synch.


> Cheers
> Daniel Kabs
> Germany
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