[ntp:questions] Re: ntp sanity limit kills ntp daily

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk.invalid
Tue Jun 14 07:39:13 UTC 2005

>>> I've configured my FC3 system to run ntp successfully at boot time
>>> and ntp seems to run successfully for about a day.  However, every
>>> night the clock looses some 1200 seconds while the system is busy
>>> making backups. When ntp figures this out, it refuses to update the
>>> clock because this is classified as insane, and terminates.

I would not trust an OS which lost 1200 seconds overnight - I would not 
want it anywhere near my machines!


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